Movie directed by Yimou Zhang. Cinematography by Xiaoding Zhao. Gallery includes movie stills featuring Yun-Fat Chow as Emperor Ping, Gong Li as Empress Phoenix, Jay Chou, Ye Liu, Dahong Ni, Junjie Qin, Man LI and Jin Chen. Chung Man Yee was nominated for the 2007 Oscar Award for 'Best Achievement in Costume Design'. The film also wan the 2007 Art Directors Guild Award for 'Excellence in Production Design.