曹建南 | TSO Kin Nam
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 Biography

Dick Tso Kin-nam studied drama at the University of British Columbia, Canada. He returned to Hong Kong after graduating in 1977 and joined TVB as production assistant. He switched from television to film the next year, working for Cinema City, initially as assistant director, then as art director and producer. In 1982, he joined Bo Ho Films as producer and production manager. In 1984, for director Ann Hui Love in the Fallen City (1984), he served as assistant director along side future director Stanley Kwan. In 1985, he became production manager at Alan and Eric Films. Currently, he is CEO of a production company in China.

Tso made his directorial debut with The Beloved Son of God (1988), which he co-directed with the film’s star Kent Cheng. He went on to direct over a dozen films that cover a variety of genres. Some of his key works include A Rascal‘s Tale (1991), an action film about youth gangs featuring remarkable performances by stars Sylvia Chang and Carrie Ng, and Secret Signs (1993), a triad film with realistic portrayal of gang workings.

 Filmography
Year Chinese name English name Directors
2007 《異塚》
The Closet
1999 《緣份2000》
Deja Vu
1998 《夜半無人屍語時》
Step Into the Dark WONG Jing
1998 《滿清十大酷刑之赤裸凌遲》
A Chinese Torture Chamber Story II
1998 《玉女聊齋》
Chinese Erotic Ghost Story
1997 《精裝難兄難弟》
Those Were The Days
1997 《超級無敵追女仔2 之狗仔雄心》
Love Cruise
1994 《非洲超人》
The Gods Must Be Funny in China
1993 《一屋哨牙鬼》
Vampire Family TSANG Chi Wai Eric
1993 《證人》
Secret Signs
1992 《童黨之街頭霸王》
Gangs ‘92
1992 《阿二一族》
Second to None
1992 《花貨》
The Unleaded Love
1991 《暴風少年》
A Rascal's Tale
1990 《摩登襯家》
It Takes Two to Mingle
1988 《肥貓流浪記》
The Beloved Son of God