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Peter Chan Ho Sun

Other names : 陈可辛
Chan Ho Sun
Peter Chan
Peter Chan Hoh San
Chen Ke Xin
Peter Ho Fan
Birthdate : 1/1/1962
Nationality : Hong Kong
Workplace : Hong Kong, USA
Activities : Director (17), Assistant Director (2), Producer (36), Executive producer (3), Writer (3), Actor (1), Brief appearance (2), Original Story (1), Presenter (2)


Chan is a seasoned international director and was a co-founder of United Filmmakers Organization (UFO) during the early 1990s which produced a solid track record of box office and critical hits in Hong Kong. Chan has made an indelible mark on both sides of the Pacific with his Hong Kong comedy-dramas “Alan and Eric: Between Hello and Goodbye”, “Tom, Dick & Harry” and “He’s a Woman, She’s a Man”. His commercially and critically acclaimed “Comrades: Almost a Love Story” was voted one of the Ten Best Movies of 1997 by Time Magazine and swept a record-breaking nine Hong Kong Film Awards.

Chan also delivered the romantic comedy “The Love Letter” for Steven Spielberg’s Dreamworks SKG in 1999. In 1998, he was voted one of the top 10 helmers to watch by the influential U.S. trade magazine, Variety.

Under Applause, Chan has co-produced the Japan-Korea-Hong Kong collaboration, “One Fine Spring Day”, served as the Executive Producer on the Thai-Hongkong co-production “Jan Dara”, and produced the Singapore–Hong Kong co-production “The Eye”, its sequel “The Eye 2”, the Hong Kong production “Golden Chicken” as well as its sequel “Golden Chicken 2”. In 2002, Chan served as the Executive Producer on the omnibus horror film “Three” and also directed its Hongkong segment – Going Home. In 2004, Chan once again aligned with Japan and Korea to co-produce the omnibus sequel “Three…Extremes” and served as the Executive Producer and Producer for its Hong Kong segment – Dumplings. In 2005, Chan once again served as the Executive Producer on the “Eye…Infinity”, it is another series of “The Eye”. Chan directed and produced the Hong Kong, China co-production “Perhaps Love“, his first musical and a major breakthrough in his career.

Courtesy Applause pictures.

 [ 2010 - 2000 - 1990 - 1980 ] 
 Alternate lists by alpha / genre / year
Title    ( HK -  All )  Year Activity
 Dearest 2014 Director, Writer
 Golden Chicken 3 2014 Producer
 American Dreams In China 2013 Director, Producer, Executive producer
 Guillotines, The 2012 Producer, Presenter
 Wu Xia 2011 Director, Producer
 Jung Ku - The Man From 18th Hell 2010 Director, Producer
 Mr & Mrs Incredible 2010 Producer, Executive producer, Presenter
 Bodyguards And Assassins 2009 Producer
 Founding Of A Republic, The 2009 Assistant Director
 Empress And The Warriors, An 2008 Producer
 Ticket 2008 Executive producer
 Protégé 2007 Producer
 Warlords, The 2007 Director, Producer
 McDull, The Alumni 2006 Producer
 Eye 10, The 2005 Producer
 Perhaps Love 2005 Director, Producer
 Dumplings : Three... Extremes 2004 Producer
 Eye 2, The 2004 Producer
 Three... Extremes 2004 Producer
 Project 1:99 2003 Director
 Project 1:99 Memory Of 2003's Spring 2003 Director, Writer
 Eye, The 2002 Producer
 Going Home 2002 Director, Producer
 Golden Chicken 2002 Producer
 Jan Dara 2001 Producer
 Twelve Nights 2000 Producer
 Age Of Miracles, The 1996 Director, Producer
 Comrades, Almost A Love Story 1996 Director, Producer
 Who's The Woman, Who's The Man 1996 Director, Producer
 Happy Hour 1995 Producer
 Heaven Can't Wait 1995 Writer
 He's A Woman, She's A Man 1994 Director, Producer
 Over The Rainbow, Under The Skirt 1994 Producer
 Trouble, I've Had It All My Days 1994 Director
 Twenty Something 1994 Producer
 C'est La Vie, Mon Cheri 1993 Brief appearance
 He Ain't Heavy, He's My Father 1993 Director, Producer
 Tom, Dick And Hairy 1993 Director
 Yesteryou, Yesterme, Yesterday 1993 Producer
 Days Of Being Dumb, The 1992 Producer
 Alan And Eric : Between Hello And Goodbye 1991 Director, Producer, Original Story
 Curry And Pepper 1990 Producer
 Whampoa Blues 1990 Producer
 News Attack 1989 Producer
 Couples, Couples, Couples 1988 Actor
 Project A II 1987 Brief appearance
 Protector, The 1985 Assistant Director
 Heroes Shed No Tears 1983 Producer

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HK talents > Film directors > Other directors
Author(s) : Thomas Podvin
Date : 27/10/2008
Type(s) : Interview
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HK talents > Film directors > Other directors
Author(s) : David Vivier, Thomas Podvin, Bastian Meiresonne
Date : 15/3/2006
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