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Moving Pictures Through the lens of Chow Yun Fat

  • Dian Kuswandini

    The Jakarta Post

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JAKARTA   /   Sat, April 11 2009   /  11:38 am
Moving pictures: Photo collection by acclaimed actor Chow Yun Fat on display at haute couture house Louis Vuitton Jakarta.(Louis Vuitton Indonesia)

When acclaimed actor Chow Yun Fat steps into the frame, all eyes are upon him. But what happens if he steps back and views his surroundings from behind the camera lens?
Moving pictures: Photo collection by acclaimed actor Chow Yun Fat on display at haute couture house Louis Vuitton Jakarta.(Louis Vuitton Indonesia) His photo collection “Moving Pictures”, now on display at haute couture house Louis Vuitton Jakarta, may give the answer. The powerful black-and-white photos all show the intimacy Chow has had with the camera in during the 30 years of his acting career, demonstrating his ability to put his heart into images.
“Besides my wife, the camera is another companion throughout my 30 years in film,” the 54-year-old Hong Kong actor said in a press release. “In the past, I have always been in front of the camera. Now, I would like to take a st...