Gong Li

Ms Gong Li, a famous Chinese film actress, was appointed UNESCO Artist for Peace in May 2000, in recognition of her dedication to the Organization’s ideals and aims.

Over the course of her career, Ms Gong Li has received numerous awards including three People’s Hundred Flowers Awards and two Golden Rooster Awards, the two most prestigious film awards in China.

In 2014, she chaired the jury of the 17th Shanghai Film Festival, one of the most important film festivals in Asia.

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