Headlines from China: Food Documentary “Once Upon a Bite” Returned with Another “Delicious” Season

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“Once Upon a Bite”, the popular food documentary that everybody loved in 2017 returns with another strong season, receiving a 9.5 (out of 10) high score on the film & TV review site Douban. Read More

Headlines from China: “Spring Tide”, An Exceptional Female Story

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Made by the documentarist-turned feature filmmaker Yang Lina, this intimate feature film recounts the story of a Chinese woman who is caught between the emotional demands of her daughter and mother. Read More

Headlines from China: Maoyan Entertainment Explores New Ways of Doing Film Promotion

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On April 30th, one day before this year’s International Workers’ Holiday in China, Mayan Entertainment launched a new online program called “Rush in 24 hours”. What this product does is to create this “cloud watching” film viewing experience and to expand Maoyan’s film marketing business in the long run. Read More

Headlines from China: Exclusive Interview with the Director of Hit Show “My Roommate Is a Detective”

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No one thought that iQiyi’s original series “My Roommate Is a  Detective” would become a hit when it debuted. Set in the mid-1920s, “My” has received widely popularity after its release in March. Read More

Headlines from China: Huayi Brothers Media Aims to Raise Up to $325 Million to Repay Debt and Boost Working Capital

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Huayi Brothers Media, one of the major film studios in China, recently reported its troubling 2019 performance of a whopping $565 million loss. As a result, the company made some major management changes and removed its CEO Jerry Ye. Read More

Headlines from China: Beijing International Film Festival to Host “Spring Online Film Festival” As An Alternative Option for Film Lovers

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Originally scheduled to run in mid-April before the pandemic pushed it to indefinite postponement, Beijing International Film Festival announced yesterday that it will host an online film event called “Spring Online Film Festival” as an alternative for all the film lovers who cannot see BIFF’s lineup in April this year. Read More

Headlines from China: Tencent Pictures’ CEO Takes Over China Literature Limited

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On Monday, China Literature Limited announced replacement changes to its management team. Mr. Wu Wenhui and Mr. Liang Xiaodong, currently the Co-Chief Executive Officers have decided to step down from their positions. Read More

Headlines from China: New Order to Cap Further Film Stars’ Pay

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A new order came through last week and aimed at strengthening the previous salary cap on film stars that was enacted five years ago. Read More

Headlines from China: Three Leading Film Companies Battle in the TV Market

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Beijing Enlight Media, one of the biggest film companies in China, released a lineup of 14 TV series that will begin production later this year. Read More

Headlines from China: Art-house Filmmakers Around the Globe Including Jia Zhangke Create Short Movies About Lockdown Experience

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Thessaloniki Film Festival recently commissioned 8 directors from Greece and 14 others from the rest of the world to produce three-minute short movies about their separate lockdown experiences. Read More

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