Born in 1954, LEE Ping-Bing joined Taiwan’s major film studio Central Motion Pictures Corp. (CMPC中央電影公司) as a camera assistant in 1977. He was involved in the early, pioneering days of the Taiwanese New Wave. Since “A Time to Live and A Time to Die,”(1985,童年往事 ) LEE has collaborated with HOU Hsiao-Hsien(侯孝賢) on “Dust in the Wind,”(1986,戀戀風塵) which won the Cinematography Award at the Nante Three Continents Film Festival, “City of Sadness,”(1989,悲情城市) and “The Puppetmaster,”(1993,戲夢人生) winner of the Best Cinematography Award at Taipei Golden Horse Film Awards. LEE’s other film works with HOU include “Goodbye South, Goodbye,”(1996,再見南國再見) “Flowers of Shanghai,”(1998,海上花) “Millennium Mambo” (2000,千禧曼波), which won the Best Cinematography Award at Taipei Golden Horse Film Awards, and “Kohi Jikou.”(2003,咖啡時光) In 1988, when Taiwan film industry began its downfall trajectory, LEE was invited to work in Hong Kong film industry. He had worked for Ann HUI’s(許鞍華) “My American Grandson,”(1990,上海假期) “Summer Snow,”(1994,女人四十) winner of the Best Cinematography Award at Taipei Golden Horse Film Awards, and “Eighteen Springs.”(1997,半生緣) His work with WONG Kar Wai(王家衛) in “In the Mood for Love”(花樣年華) had won him the Prix du Jury a Un Technicien at the Canne Festival, as well as Best Cinematography Awards in the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival and the Asia-Pacific Film Festival. LEE is now based mainly in both Hong Kong and Los Angeles. His most recent works include “At the Height of Summer,” (夏天的滋味) (2000, directed by Tran Anh Hung 陳英雄) and “Spring in a Small Town.”(小城之春)(2002, directed by Tian Zhuangzhuang田壯壯)
2016 The 53th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "Crosscurrent"
2015 The 52th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "The Assassin"
2007 The 44th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "The Matrimony"
2001 The 38th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "Millennium Mambo"
2000 The 37th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "In the Mood for Love"
1995 The 32th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "Summer Snow"
1993 The 20th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "The Puppetmaster"
2014 The 51th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "(Sex) Appeal"
2006 The 43th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "After This Our Exile"
2005 The 42th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "Three Times"
1999 The 36th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "Tempting Heart"
1987 The 24th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography "Strawman"
2015 Busan International Film Festival -Gala Presentation
2015 Hong Kong Summer International Film Festival - Opening Film
2015 Cannes Film Festival - Best Director, Cannes Soundtrack Award
2014 Hanoi International Film Festival
2014 Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival
2014 Busan International Film Festival-New Currents Competition
|2013||A Time to Live and a Time to Die (Digital Restoration)|
1987 International Film Festival Rotterdam - Best Non-American/ Non-European Film
1986 Berlin International Film Festival-FIPRESCI Prize
1985 Golden Horse Awards-Best Original Screenplay, Best Supporting Actress
|2013||Dust In The Wind (Digital Restoration)|
1987 Festival des 3 Continents-Best Cinematography, Best Score
1987 Troia International Film Festival-Best Director
1987 Tokyo International Film Festival
|2012||Black & White Episode 1 : The Dawn of Assault|
|2011||Once Upon A Time In Tibet|
|2010||Love In Disguise|
|2009||Detours to Paradise|
2008 Golden Horse Awards
2008 Kaohsiung Film Festival
2009 Singapore International Film Festival
|2008||Le Voyage du ballon rouge|
2007 Cannes Film Festival
2007 Locarno Film Festival, Hou Hsiao-Hsien won Golden Leopard Award
2007 Chicago International Film Festival
2008 International Film Festival Rotterdam
2008 San Francisco International Film Festival 2008 Asia Film Festival of Rome
2001 The 6th Pusan International Film Festival, A Window on Asian Cinema Section, A Window on Asian Cinema Award
2001 The 21st Hawaii International Film Festival, Golden Maile Awards Competition Section
2001 The 20th Vancouver International Film Festival
2001 The 37th Chicago International Film Festival, Silver Hugo Award
2001 The 28th Gent International Film Festival, Best Director Award
2001 The 54th Cannes International Film Festival, Best Technical Award
2001 The 38th Golden Horse Awards Best Cinematography, Best Original Score. Best Sound Effects
2002 The 31st International Film Festival Rotterdam
2002 The 4th Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema2001 The 45th San Francisco International Film Festival
2002 Karlovy Vary International Film
2002 The 16th Fribourg International Film Festival
|1998||FLOWER OF SHANGHAI|
1998 Asia-Pacific Film Festival
• Winner - Best Director (Hou Hsiao-Hsien)
• Winner - Best Art Direction (Huang Wen-Ying)
|1996||Buddha Bless America|
1987 Golden Horse Award-Best Feature Film, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay
|1986||Dust in The Wind|
1987 Nantes Fest. Of Three Continents, Best cinematography, Best score.
1987 Hong Kong Intl. Film Fest.
1987 Sydney Flm Fest.
1987 Jerusalem Film Fest.
1987 Troia Intl. Film Fest.
1987 London Film Fest.
1987 Hawaii Film Fest.
1987 Edinburgh Film Fest.
1987 Tokyo Intl. Film Fest.
1987 Toronto Intl. Film Fest.
1987 Mostra Intl.de Cinema
1987 Vancouver Intl. Film Fest.
1987 Montrel International World Film Festival
1987 Asian Pacific Film Fest.
1988 Fest. Intl. de Films Fribourg
1988 Pesaro Film Fest.
1988 La Rochelle Interntioanl Film Festival, France
1990 Chicago Intl. Film Fest.
1990 Asian American Internatinal Film Fesitval
1990 Toronto Intl. Film Fest.: Hou Hsiao-hsian Retrospective
|1985||A Time to Live and a Time to Die|
1985 Golden Horse Award - Best Art Direction, Best Makeup & Costume Design
1985 Asia Pacific Film Festival - Best Art
Direction, Best Cinematography
1984 Run Away (策馬入林)
The Bike and I (單車與我)
1985 Spring Daddy (陽春老爸)
A Time To Live and A Time To Die (童年往事)
1986 Dust in The Wind (戀戀風塵)
1987 Strawman (稻草人)
1988 Runaway (飆城)
1989 City of Sadness (悲情城市)
The Dull-Ice Flower (魯冰花)
Whampoa Blues (壯志豪情)
1991 My American Grandson (上海假期)
1993 The Puppet Master (戲夢人生)
Wing Chun (詠春)
1994 Summer Snow (女人四十)
Heaven And Earth (or Chinese Untouchables天與地)
Modern Republic (摩登共和國)
Whatever Will Be, Will Be (仙樂飄飄)
Sky Calls (飛天)
Accidental Legend (天)
Sea Root (海根)
1997 Eighteen Springs (半生緣)
1998 Flowers of Shanghai (海上花)
1999 Tempting Heart (心動)
2000 At the Height of Summer (A la Verticale de Lete,夏天的滋味)
2001 In the Mood for Love (花樣年華)
Forever and Ever (天長地久)
Millennium Mambo (千禧曼波)
2002 Spring in a Small Town (小城之春)
Princess D (想飛)