Yau Nai-hoi

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is You.
Yau Nai-hoi
Chinese name 游乃海
Pinyin Yóu Nǎi Hǎi (Mandarin)
Jyutping Yau4 Naai5 Hoi2 (Cantonese)
Born (1968-04-14) 14 April 1968 (age 46)
Hong Kong
Years active 1993 – present

Yau Nai-hoi (Chinese: 游乃海; pinyin: You Nai Hai) is a Hong Kong filmmaker and screenwriter. He has been known as a popular writer for films directed by Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai of Milkyway Image. He often collaborates with fellow Milkyway Image writers Wai Ka-Fai, Szeto Kam-Yuen, Au Kin-Yee and Yip Tin-Shing. Yau's directorial debut arrived with the 2007 film Eye in the Sky which was produced by To and his production company, Milkyway Image.

Filmography[edit]

Awards[edit]

Year Film Awards and Nominations Occasion
1999 The Longest Nite (1998) Nominated: Best Screenplay Shared with Szeto Kam-Yuen Hong Kong Film Awards
1999 Expect the Unexpected Won: Best Screenplay Shared with Szeto Kam-Yuen and Chow Hin-Yan Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards
1999 Expect the Unexpected Nominated: Best Screenplay Shared with Szeto Kam-Yuen and Chow Hin-Yan Hong Kong Film Awards
2000 Running Out of Time (1999) Won: Best Screenplay Shared with Laurent Courtiaud and Julien Carbon Golden Bauhinia Awards
2000 Running Out of Time (1999) Nominated: Best Screenplay Shared with Laurent Courtiaud and Julien Carbon Hong Kong Film Awards
2000 Needing You... (2000) Nominated: Best Screenplay Shared with Wai Ka-Fai Hong Kong Film Awards
2003 PTU (2003) Won: Best Screenplay Shared with Au Kin-Yee Golden Horse Film Festival
2003 Turn Left, Turn Right (2003) Nominated: Best Screenplay Shared with Wai Ka-Fai, Au Kin-Yee and Yip Tin-Shing Golden Horse Film Festival
2004 PTU (2003) Won: Best Screenplay Shared with Au Kin-Yee Golden Bauhinia Awards
2004 Throw Down (2004) Won: Best Screenplay Shared with Au Kin-Yee and Yip Tin-Shing Golden Horse Film Festival
2004 Running on Karma (2003) Won: Best Screenplay Shared with Wai Ka-Fai, Au Kin-Yee and Yip Tin-Shing Hong Kong Film Awards
2004 Running on Karma (2003) Won: Best Screenplay Shared with Wai Ka-Fai, Au Kin-Yee and Yip Tin-Shing Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards
2005 Election (2005) Won: Best Screenplay Shared with Yip Tin-Shing Golden Horse Film Festival
2006 Election (2005) Won: Best Screenplay Shared with Yip Tin-Shing Hong Kong Film Awards
2007 Election 2 (2006) Nominated: Best Screenplay Shared with Yip Tin-Shing Hong Kong Film Awards
2008 Eye in the Sky (2007) Nominated: Best Screenplay Shared with Au Kin-Yee Hong Kong Film Awards
2008 Eye in the Sky (2007) Won: Best New Director Hong Kong Film Awards
2008 Eye in the Sky (2007) Nominated: Best Director Hong Kong Film Awards
2008 Eye in the Sky (2007) Nominated: Best Screenplay Shared with Au Kin-Yee Asian Film Awards

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