Scriptwriter , Producer , Executive Producer , Cinematography , Editor、Position(剪輯師Editor)
Born in 1950. Ching-Song Liao is a veteran film editor in Taiwan and his works is over 100 films. In the recent years, he and Vivian Hsu served as executive producers for Little Big Women, which got a lot of resonance from the audience.
He began his career as an editing technician at the Central Motion Picture Corp, and has been responsible for the editing of many of the "Taiwan New Wave" works, including the omnibus film by four directors including Edward Yang "In Our Time" (1982), as well as "The Sandwich Man" (1983). In particular, he began work with Hou Hsiao-Hsien on military documentaries at the Central Motion Picture Corp ,and with the exception of "A Time to Live and A Time to Die" he has been responsible for the editing of all of Hou's works. Other major works include "The Terrorist " (1987, directed by Edward Yang) and "Dust of Angels" (1992, directed by Hsu Hsiao-Ming). He has also directed several films and has served as a producer on "Millennium Mambo".
2018 Special Contribution Award at the 55th Golden Horse Awards
2002 Outstanding Taiwanese Filmmaker of the Year at the 39th Golden Horse Awards
2023 Best Film Editing at the 60th Golden Horse Awards for "Stonewalling"
2023 Best Editing at the 25th Taipei Film Awards for "The Abandoned"
2018 Best Film Editing at the 55th Golden Horse Awards for "Us and Them"
2017 Best Film Editing at the 54th Golden Horse Awards for "The Foolish Bird"
2015 Best Film Editing at the 52nd Golden Horse Awards for "The Assassin"
2005 Best Film Editing at the 42nd Golden Horse Awards for "Three Times"
2002 Best Film Editing at the 39th Golden Horse Awards for "The Best of Times"
2001 Best Film Editing at the 38th Golden Horse Awards for "Beijing Bicycle"
1995 Best Film Editing at the 32nd Golden Horse Awards for "Good Men, Good Women"
1995 Best Original Screenplay at the 32nd Golden Horse Awards for "Super Citizen Ko"
1989 Best Film Editing at the 26th Golden Horse Awards for "A City of Sadness"
1985 Best Film Editing at the 22nd Golden Horse Awards for "His Matrimony"
1984 Best Film Editing at the 21st Golden Horse Awards for "The Boys from Fengkuei"
1979 Best Cinematography at the 16th Golden Horse Awards for "春寒"
1978 Best Film Editing at the 15th Golden Horse Awards for "He Never Gives Up"
|2023||Be With Me|
Awards 2023 Best Soundtrack and Best Makeup & Costume Design at the 25th Taipei Film Awards Nominations 2023 Best Feature, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Art Design, Best Sound Design, Best Visual Effects at the 25th Taipei Film Awards 2022 Best New Director, Best Art Direction, Best Makeup & Costume Design, Best Action Choreography, and Best Sound Effects at the 59th Golden Horse Awards
|2023||A Boy and A Girl|
Nomination 2023 Best New Performer and Best Sound Effects at the 60th Golden Horse Awards Selection 2023 Busan International Film Festival, the section of A Window on Asian Cinema
Nominations Best New Performer and FIPRESCI Award at the 58th Golden Film Awards International Competition at the 23rd Jeonju International Film Festival Competition at the 16th FIRST International Film Festival Xining Festival Competition at the 12th Guam International Film Festival
Award 2022 Best Action Choreography at the 59th Golden Horse Awards Nominations 2023 Best Director, Best Art Design, Best Cinematography, and Award for Outstanding Artistic Contribution( Action Choreography) at the 25th Taipei Film Awards 2022 Best Cinematography and Best Original Film Score at the 59th Golden Horse Awards
|2021||Born To Be Human|
2021 Yakushi Pearl Award of Osaka Asian Film Festival (winner)
|2020||Master Sheng Yen|
|2020||Little Big Women|
2020 Busan International Film Festival - A Window on Asian Cinema 2020 Tokyo International Film Festival - World Focus Awards 2020 Golden Horse Awards - Best Leading Actress Nominations 2021 Asian Film Awards - Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress 2020 Golden Horse Awards - Best Supporting Actress, Best New Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Original Film Score, Best Original Film Song
|2019||Someone who was lost|
|2018||Father to Son|
2018 International Film Festival Rotterdam - Official Selection 2018 The 18th Palmas de Gran Canaria International Film Festival - Competition 2018 The 25th Titanic Budapest International Film Festival - Asian Winds 2018 Taipei Film Festival - Opening Film
2018 Taipei Film Festival - Closing Film
|2018||Mama Pingpong Social Club|
2018 Busan International Film Festival - Wide Angle: Documentary Showcase 2018 Sheffield International Documentary Festival
|2018||The Boys From Fengkuei (Digital Restoration)|
1984 Nantes Fest. Of Three Continents: grand prize 1984 Cannes Intl. Film Fest. 1984 Hawaii Film Fest. 1984 Nantes Fest. Of Three Continents 1984 London Film Fest. 1984 Asian Pacific Film Fest. 1985 Rotterdam Film Fest. 1985 San Francisco Film Fest. 1985 PIA Film Fesitval, Japan 1987 Amiens Marche Intl du Film 1988 Pesaro Film Fest. 1988 La Rochelle Interntioanl Film Festival, France 1988 Vancouver Intl. Film Fest. 1989 Boston Film Fest. 1991 Toronto Intl. Film Fest.
2017 Golden Horse Awards Best New Performer(Winning),Best New Director(Nomination),Best Original Film Score(Nomination) 2017 Shanghai International Film Festival-Asian New Talent Award: Best Actress (nominated) 2017 Taipei Film Awards-Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Suppporting Actor, Best New Talent 2017 Xining First International Film Festival-Nominated for Best Film and Best Director 2017 Busan International Film Festival-A Window On Asian Cinema 2017 Sao Paulo International Film Festival–New Filmmakers Competition
|2017||Condemned Practice Mode|
2017 Golden Horse Awards Best Documentary Finalists 2017 Taipei Film Awards - Audience Choice Award
|2016||Absent without Leave|
2017 Berlinale Talent Campus
2016 Busan International Film Festival-Wide Angle
2016 Singapore International Film Festival - Best Audience Choice Award
2015 Busan International Film Festival-Asian Cinema Fund,Asian Networkof Documentary, Taskovski Award
2015 New Taipei City Documentary Fund, Taiwan
|2016||The Cat in the Closet|
2016 Asian Television Awards-Best Single Drama or Telemovie Programme Nomination
2016 Davis International Film Festival - Chinese Feature Fiction Nomination
2016 Taipei Film Festival - Best Narrative Feature Nomination
|2015||First Of May|
|2015||Where the Wind Settles|
2015 Shanghai International Film Festival-Golden Goblet Award Nomination
|2015||Lion Dancing 2|
|2015||Back to Anping (Digital Restoration)|
|2015||Fly, Kite Fly|
2015 JWFF International Festival-Environmental Conservation Award
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||The Rice Bomber|
64th Berlinale, Panorama Selection
|2014||The Boar King|
|2014||It Takes Two to Tango|
2015 Hong Kong International Film Festival
2015 Singapore Chinese Film Festival
|2013||Tomorrow Comes Today|
|2013||The Sandwich Man (Digital Restoration)|
|2013||Terrorizers (Digital Restoration)|
1988 Voted by Taiwan’s Film Critics Association as No. 1 film of the Top Ten Films of the 1980s 1988 Silver Leopard at Locarno Film Festival (winner) 1987 Sutherland Trophy of British Film Institute Awards (winner) 1987 Best Screenplay of Asia-Pacific Film Festival (winner) 1987 Best Director Award of Pesaro International Film Festival (winner) 1986 Best Feature Film of the 23rd Golden Horse Awards (winner) 1986 Best Original Screenplay (Yuan Li, Edward Yang) and Best Leading Actress (Cora Miao) of the 23rd Golden Horse Awards (nominee)
|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||In Our Times (Digital Restoration)|
|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 Taipei Film Award – Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Press Award
2012 Golden Horse Award Best Actress, Audience Choice Award
2012 Asia Pacific FilmFestival–BestActress
|2012||The Ghost Tales|
2011 MOC Excellent Screenplay Awards In Taiwan.
Awards 2013 Best New Talent and Media Recommendation Award of Taipei Film Awards Selection 2012 New Currents of the Busan International Film Festival
2011 Taipei Film Awards Best Supporting Actor, Media’s Choice Award, Audience’s Choice
2011 Busan International Film Festival
2011 Hong Kong Asia Film Festival
2011 Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival
2011 Taipei Film Festival Closing Film
2011 Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival
48th Golden Horse Awards nominee Best Leading Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Best Original Song, Best Original Screenplay
|2011||Hand In Hand|
|2011||Ten Plus Ten|
2011 Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival Opening Film 2012 Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin Panorama Platinum Remi Award for Art Direction in the category of Film & Video Production at WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival in 2013 (winner)
|2011||War Game 229|
Nominated for Taiwan 46th(2011) Golden Bel l Awards:Best Ar t and Design, Best Cinematography
2011 Golden Horse Fantastic Film Festival-open screening
2011 Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival-Vision Express
2011 TIFF TOKYO Film Panorama of Asia-Middle East Nominated for Best Asian-Middle Eastern Film Award
2012 Asian Film Festival Nominated for Best Asian Feature Film Award
|2010||Dancing Without You|
2010 Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival–Opening Film
2010 Pusan International Film Festival
2010 Tokyo International Film Festival
2010 Dubai International Film Festival
|2010||Odds in Love|
2010 Taipei Golden Horse Fantasy Film Festival–Closing Film
2010 Vladivostok International Film Festival–Special Jury Prize
|2010||My Blind Uncle|
|2009||Detours to Paradise|
2008 Golden Horse Awards
2008 Kaohsiung Film Festival
2009 Singapore International Film Festival
2009 15th The Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival
2009 Shanghai Films Festival
2008 Seoul Documentary Film Festival
|2009||How are you,Dad?|
2009 14th Pusan International Film Festival
2009 10th Tokyo Filmex International Film Festival
2009 6th Hong Kong Asian Film Festival.
2009 11th Taipei Film Festival-Closing film
2009 7th Yilan International Film Festival- Opening Film
• Nominated for The Asia-Pacific Film Festival, Best Film
• Nominated for The Golden Horse Film Festival, Best New Comer
|2009||In Case of Love|
|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
2007 India 38th International Film Festival, Golden Peacock Award
|2008||Orz Boyz !|
45th Golden Horse Awards, Best Supporting Actress, nominee Best Feature Film, Best
2008 Taipei Film Awards Best Feature Film Director, Best Feature Film Best Art Director,
Special Mentions Actress(MEI Fang)
2008 Hong Kong International Film Festival
2008 Busan International Film Festival
2008 San Francisco International Film Festival
2008 Hawaii International Film Festival
|2007||Most Distant Course|
2007 64th Venice Film Festival, Critic's Week Award
2007 Tokyo Film Festival, Winds of Asia,winds of asia
2007 Pusan International Film Festival, window of Asia
2008 Asia Film Festival of Rome,Best Director
2008 Durban International Film Festival
|2006||The Road on the Air|
2006 International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg, New Discovery
2006 South Taiwan Film Festival
2006 Singapore Asia New Director Film Festival, Best Actor
2007 Fukuoka Film Festival
2007 Fukuoka Asian Film Festival
2005 18th Tokyo International Film Festival, Winds of Asia
2006 Holland 2nd Asia Film Festival
2006 6th Kaohsiung Film Festival, Asia Teenaged Director
2006 8th Taipei Film Festival, Taipei Film Award: Genre
2006 Hong Kong Asia Film Festival
2006 London Taiwan Film Festival Opening Film
2006 9th Featival Icaro Film Festival
2006 Paraguay Internation Film Festival
2006 51th Asia-Pacific Film Festival
2007 Latin American Film Festival
|2004||20: 30: 40|
2004 The 54th Berlin International Film Festival, Competition Section
2004 The 9th Pusan International Film Festival, A Window on Asian Cinema Section
|2004||LOVE OF MAY|
|2002||LOVE AT 7-11|
|2002||The Best of Times|
|2002||SOMEWHERE OVER THE DREAMLAND|
2002 Venice Film Festival, Best First Feature Film of the Critics Week
|2002||Blue Gate Crossing|
Nominations Competition of International Film Festival of India Competition of Seattle International Film Festival International Competition of the Tokyo International Film Festival Awards Special Jury Prize (for director Yee Chih-Yen) of Bratislava International Film Festival
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
Awards 2001 Best Director Award (Cheng-Sheng Lin) and Best New Actress Award (Sinje Lee) of the 51st Berlin International Film Festival 2001 The 2nd Jeonju International Film Festival 2001 The 20th Vancouver International Film Festival 2001 Chinese Language Film Collection of the 11th Fukuoka Asian Film Festival 2001 Silver Screen Award (nominee: Lin Cheng-Sheng) of the 14th Singapore International Film Festival 2001 The 21st Hawaii International Film Festival 2002 San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival
|1998||FLOWER OF SHANGHAI|
1998 Asia-Pacific Film Festival
• Winner - Best Director (Hou Hsiao-Hsien)
• Winner - Best Art Direction (Huang Wen-Ying)
Asia Pacific Film Festival ---won "Jury Special Prize "
Pusan International Film Festival .Korea __won :Jury Special
Selected for Toronto Film Festival ,Canada
Nominated for competion in mannheim Film Festival .
Nominated for competion in Nante Film Festival ,France
Tesalonika Film Festival ,Greece ---won"Best Director "
Golden Horse Film Festival ,Taiwan ---won :Best Supporting Actress "
Chiu-Hai Film Festival ,China ---won :Best Potography ",
"Best Jury Grand Prize "
Nominated for competition in Rotterdam Film Festival ,Holland Selected for world Film section in india Film Festival
Nominated for competition in Gunterberg
Film Festival .SwedenSelected for Belgrade Film Festival
Selected for San Francisco Asia-America Film Festival
Selected for "New Film ,New Director "section in New York
Paticipate in Frieberg Film Festival ,Switzerland
Selected for "International Film "section in Hong Kong Film
Selected for "representing Asia "section in fukuoka
International Film Festival .Japan
|1995||Super Citizen Ko|
1998 Fajr International Film Festival-Best Script Award
1995 Golden Horse Awards-Best Actor
1995 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival
|1994||A Borrowed Life|
|1992||Dust of Angels|
|1989||A City of Sadness|
|1988||Spring and Autumn Tea House|
|1988||When The Ocean Is Blue|
|1987||The Farewell Coast|
|1987||Daughter of the Nile|
2016 Berlin International Film Festival-Retrospective - Berlinale Classics
1987 Golden Horse Awards: Best Score
1987 Italy Turin Intl. Fest.: Special Jury Award
1988 Hong Kong Intl. Film Fest.
1988 Cannes Intl. Film Fest.
1988 Pesaro Film Fest.
1988 Jerusalem Film Fest.
1988 La Rochelle International Film Festival
1988 Gijon Intl. Film Fest. for Children & Young People
1988 Edinburgh Film Fest.
1988 Locarno Intl. Film Fest.
1988 The New York Film Fest.
1988 Toronto Intl. Film Fest.
1988 Vancouver Intl. Film Fest.
1988 Mostra Intl.de Cinema
1988 Chicago Intl. Film Fest.
1988 London Film Fest.
1989 Boston Film Fest.?Seattle Intl. Film Fest.
1990 Orleans Cinema Festival, France
1991 Montreal World Film Fest.
|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|
|1984||A SUMMER AT GRANDPAS|
|1984||The Longest Night|
|1983||THAT DAY ON THE BEACH|
|1983||The Boys From Fengkuei|
1984 Nantes Fest. Of Three Continents: grand prize
1984 Cannes Intl. Film Fest.
1984 Hawaii Film Fest.
1984 Nantes Fest. Of Three Continents
1984 London Film Fest.
1984 Asian Pacific Film Fest.
1985 Rotterdam Film Fest.
1985 San Francisco Film Fest.
1985 PIA Film Fesitval, Japan
1987 Amiens Marche Intl du Film
1988 Pesaro Film Fest.
1988 La Rochelle Interntioanl Film Festival, France
1988 Vancouver Intl. Film Fest.
1989 Boston Film Fest.
1991 Toronto Intl. Film Fest.
|1983||The Sandwich Man|
|1980||China My Native Land|
|1978||He Never Gives Up|
1978 Taipei Golden Horse Awards - Best Feature Film, Best Director, Best Actor
1978 Lover on the Wave
1979 He Never Gives Up
1979 A Title Rewon
1980 Hometown of West Wind
1980 Cute Girls
1980 Mission over the Eagle Castle
1980 My Native Land
1981 The Marine and I
1982 Six Is Company
1982 Green，Green Grass of Home
1982 In Our Time
1983 Black and White Pearls
1983 That Day on The Beach
1983 The Sandwich Man
1983 The Boys from Fengkuei
1983 The Night Ever So Long
1983 Now Taiwan Young Men
1984 The Gift of A Fu
1984 The Bike and I
1984 I Love Mary
1984 Nature is Quiet Beautiful
1984 A Summer at Grandpas
1984 Out of The Blue
1985 Taipei Story
1985 Super Citizen
1985 Growing Up
1985 Tong Chee Yi Li Nan
1985 His Matrimony
1986 The Outsiders
1986 The Scalper
1986 A Time to Live, A Time to Die
1986 Dust in The Wind
1987 The Terrorizers
1987 The Farewell Coast
1987 Be My Lovely Child Again
1988 Osmanthus Alley
1988 Chou Tan Qi Ge Ban
1988 Daughter of The Nile
1989 The 3-D Army
1989 A City of Sadness
1990 Spring and Autumn Tea House
1990 Ming Ghost
1990 Fatal Recall
1991 My American Grandson
1992 Dust of Angels
1992 The Story of TaipeiWomen
1993 The Puppetmaster
1994 A Borrowed Life
1994 Super Citizen Ko
1995 Good Men，Good Women
1996 Goodbye South Goodbye
1996 Ah Chung
1998 Flowers of Shanghai
2001 The Best of Times
2001 Millennium Mambo
2001 Beijing Bicycle
2001 Betelnut Beauty
2002 Love at 7-11
2002 Somewhere Over The Dreamland
2002 Blue Gate Crossing
2003 Cafe Lumiere
2004 Love of May
2005 Three Times
2006 Courthouse on Horseback
2006 The Road in the Air
2006 Karmic Mahjong
2006 Rain Dogs
2006 The Postmodern Life of My Aunt
2007 The Go Master
2007 God Man Dog
2008 Orz Boyz!
2009 Hear Me
2009 Empire of Silver
2010 One Day
2010 Me, 19
2010 In Case of Love
2010 Deep in the Clouds
2011 Jump Ashin!
2011 Make Up
2011 War Game 229
2011 Return Ticket
2012 The Ghost Tales
2012 Joyful Reunion
2012 Girlfriend, Boyfriend
2013 Young Style
2013 Including Her Out
2014 The Rice Bomber
2015 Port of Call
2015 The Assassin
2017 Twenty Two
2017 The Donor
2017 Knife in the Clear Water