Lee at the 2009 Venice Internaitional Film Festival
|Born||23 October 1954|
Chaochou, Pingtung, Taiwan
|Eddication||Varsity o Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|Alma mater||Tisch School of the Arts o New York Varsity|
|Thrift||Film director, producer, screenwriter|
|Notable wirk(s)||Pushing Hands|
The Wedding Banquet
Eat Drink Man Woman
Sense and Sensibility
The Ice Storm
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Life of Pi
|Hauf-marrae(s)||Jane Lin (林惠嘉) (m. 1983)|
|Childer||Haan Lee (b. 1984)|
Mason Lee (b. 1990)
- Williams, Sarah (February 20, 2013). "'Life of Pi's Ang Lee Conquers Anti-Asian Bias". Voice of America. Retrieved February 20, 2013.
Like many Asian-Americans in Hollywood's film industry, Taiwanese-born American film director Ang Lee struggled for acceptance early in his career.
- Corliss, Richard (November 20, 2012). "Ang Lee's Life of Pi: Storm and Fang, Water and Wonder". Time. Retrieved November 20, 2012.
The Taiwan-born American director mastered the nuances of 19th-century English manners in Sense and Sensibility, set martial-artist adversaries to dancing on tree tops in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and sold the mainstream audience on the love story of two cowboys in Brokeback Mountain.