Headlines from China: New Amendment to CEPA Further Opens Up Mainland Film Market to Hong Kong

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A new amendment to the Mainland and Hong Kong Closer Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) has been signed on November 21. The new amendment further opens up several market sectors including legal, architecture, film, TV, tourism, in mainland China to Hong Kong companies and individuals. Read More

Headlines from China: China’s Uber Taps into Film & TV Business

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Various news sources reported that Beijing Xiaoju Keji Co., Ltd., the operator of DiDi Chuxing (also known as China's Uber) has found a new media and entertainment company named Beijing Li Li Cheng Media Co. Read More

Headlines from China: ‘The Farewell’ Cancels November 22 Release

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The November 22 China release of 2019 drama film "The Farewell" has been cancelled. A new release date is yet to be determined. Read More

Headlines from China: Golden Rooster Awards Return to Annual Schedule

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No longer a biannual event, China's Golden Rooster Awards are switching to an annual schedule. Read More

Headlines from China: Juliette Binoche Named IFFAM Talent Ambassador

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Binoche joins the IFFAM talents array with previously announced Hong Kong star Carina Lau and South Korean actor Kim Junmyeon (SUHO). Read More

Headlines from China: ‘Knives Out’ Lands China Release Date

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Helmed by Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson, the 2019 American film 'Knives Out' has been set for release in China on November 29. Read More

Headlines from China: A Look at 2020 Chinese New Year Films

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As of November 6, 7 films have been scheduled to release in China on the 2020 Chinese New Year Day (January 25, 2020). Read More

Headlines from China: ‘Downton Abbey’ Scores December 13 China Release

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In China, the Downton Abbey TV series has successfully won over Chinese audience in the past, which makes the film version highly anticipated. Read More

Headlines from China: Chinese Regulators Limit Smoking Scenes in Film & TV

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According to the notice, smoking scenes irrelevant to plots and characterizations should be strictly limited. Scenes involving smoking in public space should be reduced as much as possible. Scenes of juveniles smoking should be banned. Read More

Headlines from China: iQIYI Partners with Malaysia’s Media Brand Astro to Explore Oversea Markets

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On November 6, China's online entertainment platform iQIYI announced a strategic partnership with Astro, the leading media brand and entertainment service provider in Malaysia. It is the first time that iQIYI partners with a digital application outside China. Read More

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