Edward Yang




Age: 59


Summary: Taiwanese film director who won the best director award in 2000 at the Cannes Film Festival for Yi Yi (A One and a Two), which was about a Taiwanese family that copes with the serious illness of their elderly mother, and who was known for his realistic portrayals of modern Taiwan.



Cause of Death: Colon cancer


Born: November 6, 1947


Died: June 29, 2007


Location: Beverly Hills, California