Headlines From China: FILMART 2021 Adapts to Surging Streaming Viewership

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With the boom in streaming worldwide during lockdown, streamers have recognized that there is plenty of demand for non-English-language content among their subscribers. Read More

Headlines From China: ‘Tom and Jerry’ Set As First Foreign Film to Hit China Post-Chinese New Year

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Warner Brothers’ live action-animation hybrid film “Tom and Jerry” has quietly locked in a Feb. 26 release date in China, which will make it the first foreign film to hit theaters in the wake of the Chinese New Year. Read More

Headlines From China: Video Streamer Iqiyi’s Subscribers and Revenue Fall, but So Do Losses

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According to the Chinese online video platform iQiyi's latest earnings report, the company suffered a slight revenue decline in the fourth quarter of 2020, as subscribers fell. Read More

Headlines From China: Netflix Picks Up Chinese Fantasy Film ‘New Gods: Nezha Reborn’

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Netflix has picked up international rights to mainland Chinese animated feature "New Gods: Nezha Reborn," which will be the platform's third high profile commercial title in the past couple of months. Read More

Headlines From China: Wong Kar-wai Curates for Mercedes-Benz

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Staying true to this tradition for the Year of the Ox, Mercedes-Benz tapped Wong Kar-wai to produce and serve as the lead director for its latest offering, “Where the Heart Leads.” Read More

Headlines From China: With Trump Gone, TikTok Could Get a Chinese Makeover in 2021

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With China’s box office takings expected to return to near pre-pandemic highs in 2021, the world’s largest movie market is becoming more attractive, while also more tricky, for Hollywood studios. Read More

Headlines From China: As Spring Festival Movies Arrive, a Campaign Against Secret Photography in Cinemas Launches on Chinese Social Media

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A campaign to call on the boycotting of secret photography in cinemas has been launched on Chinese social media, three days before the Lunar New Year, when a batch of new movies will be released. Read More

Headlines From China: Apple’s New Year Film Offers Message of Hope and Courage

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Apple recently teamed up with the rising Chinese American director Lulu Wang--the mastermind behind the celebrated Golden Globe-nominated 2019 indie film "The Farewell", to create a Chinese New Year short film inspired by the traditional folklore of the festival. Read More

Headlines From China: New Animation Film Retells Nezha Myth in Chinese Cyberpunk Style

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The latest retelling of the mythological tale, “New Gods: Nezha Reborn,” announced that it would be released in the Chinese mainland on Feb 12, the first day of the 2021 Spring Festival. Read More

Headlines From China: China’s Top Three Streaming Giants Join Hands to Launch First Virtual Cinema Project for 2021 Spring Festival

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The top three Chinese streaming sites Youku, iQIYI and Tencent Video have announced recently their collaboration in launching the first-ever online cinema program together during the Spring Festival. Read More

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