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Golden Harvest founder Raymond Chow to receive lifetime honor at the 25th Tokyo International Film Festival

posted Aug 30, 2012, 7:42 AM by Vu Nguyen   [ updated Aug 30, 2012, 7:43 AM ]
Chow to be honoured in Tokyo
By Patrick Frater
Thu, 30 August 2012, 16:02 PM (HKT)


Veteran Hong Kong film producer Raymond CHOW 鄒文懷 is to be given a lifetime honour at the 25th Tokyo International Film Festival 東京国際映画祭 (20-28 Oct).

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Having worked for some 12 years at Shaw Bros (HK) Ltd 邵氏兄弟(香港)有限公司, in 1970 Chow founded Golden Harvest Entertainment Co Ltd 嘉禾娛樂事業有限公司, which became a major studio rival to the once dominant Shaw. He is often credited with mentoring Bruce LEE 李小龍 through the early years of his career.
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