|Chinese name 鮑德熹|
Chinese name 鮑德熹 (traditional)
Parents Fong Pao, Su Liu
Siblings Paw Hee-ching
Name Peter Pau
|Jyutping Baau1 Dak1 Hei1 (Cantonese)|
Education San Francisco Art Institute
Awards Academy Award for Best Cinematography, Hong Kong Film Award for Best Cinematography
Movies Zhong Kui: Snow Girl and the D, Crouching Tiger - Hidden D, Special ID, The Touch, Confucius
Similar People Winston Chao, Fong Pao, Paw Hee‑ching, Clarence Fok, Chen Kun
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" winning the Oscar® for Cinematography
Peter Pau Tak-Hei (Chinese: 鮑德熹, born 1951) is a Hong Kong cinematographer and film director, best known to western audiences as for his work on Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Cinematographer in 2000. One of Hong Kong's premier cinematographers, he has collaborated with directors John Woo, Ronny Yu, Ang Lee, Tsui Hark, and Wong Kar-wai.
- Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon winning the Oscar for Cinematography
- Ciam nuih chicago zomi crusade from peter pau tung thang
- Partial filmography
Pau is a member of the Hong Kong Society of Cinematographers. The asteroid 34420 Peterpau was named in his honour in early 2006. His older sister is Hong Kong Film Awards best actress winner Paw Hee-Ching.