Born in 1950, over thirty years of experience in editing, LIAO is known as one of the most respected senior editor in Taiwan film industry. By the early 1980s, he has worked closely with the New Wave Cinema, which featured prominent directors such as Edward YANG, HOU Hsiao-hsien, CHANG Yi...etc. He is regarded as the “Watcher of New Wave Cinema.” LIAO is a writer, director and producer for film and television while also lectures as a film teacher. He has produced many of HOU Hsiao-hsien’s films including, Millennium Mambo (2001), Café Lumière (2003), Three Times (2005), Flight of The Red Balloon (2007), etc. In 2002, he received the Best Taiwanese Filmmaker of the Year Award at the Golden Horse Film Festival.
International professional experience