Director, winner of the Golden Horse Award for Best Documentary
Hao Zhou previously worked as a photographer at Xinhua News Agency, Southern Weekend and 21st Century Business Herald. He has been making documentary films since 2001. He won the Golden Horse Award for Best Documentary in 2014 for Cotton and in 2015 for The Chinese Mayor (2015). The Chinese Mayor was also awarded a "Special Jury Award for Unparalleled Access" at the Sundance Festival 2015, and APSA Best Documentary 2015.