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FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012 file photo, Chinese director Zhang Yimou arrives to attend Daejong Film Festival in Seoul, South Korea. Zhang must pay more than $1.2 million in fines for having three children in violation of China's strict family planning rules, officials said Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)

FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012 file photo, Chinese director Zhang Yimou arrives to attend Daejong Film Festival in Seoul, South Korea. Zhang must pay more than $1.2 million in fines for having three children in violation of China's strict family planning rules, officials said Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)

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