Headlines from China: ‘1917’ and ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Secure China Theatrical Releases

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"1917," an epic war drama film about WWI, and "Bad Boys for Life," an 2020 American action comedy, have secured theatrical releases in China, although their release dates are yet to be annouced. Read More

Beijing Enlight Media Announces One Billion Yuan Investment in Animation

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Producer of smash hit ‘Nezha’ Beijing Enlight Media said it will invest about 1 billion yuan ($145 million) over the next five years to adapt comic content into animated productions. Read More

Headlines from China: Tencent’s WeTV Partners with BEC World to Distribute Thai Dramas

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Tencent Video's international streaming platform WeTV has formed a strategic partnership with BEC World, the operator of Thailand Television Channel 3, to exclusively stream drama series produced by Channel 3 in 2020. Read More

TikTok, Douyin The World’s Second Most-downloaded App in 2019

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TikTok and Chinese version Douyin recorded more than 740 million downloads in 2019 across Apple's App Store and Google Play in 2019. Read More

Headlines from China: Chinese Filmmaker’s Animated Short Among This Year’s Oscar Nominees

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Among the nominees of this year's Academy Awards, there is one young Chinese female filmmaker, Siqi Song. Read More

Headlines from China: Which Oscar Nominated Films are Getting Released in China?

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This week, three Oscar-nominated films were set for theatrical release in China. What other Oscar nominees may land a China release? Read More

Netease Launches Chinese Version of Marvel Unlimited Comic App

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Marvel content on the Netease app is currently free to access but the company will charge an RMB 18 monthly membership in the future. Read More

Headlines from China: ‘Little Women’ to Release in China on Valentine’s Day

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Little Women, a 2019 American drama film adapted from the classic novel of the same name by American writer Louisa May Alcott, has been scheduled to release in China on Valentine's Day. Read More

Chinese Audiences Debate Chinese-ness of ‘The Farewell’

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Movie about Chinese culture, set in China, wows American audiences but flops in mainland premiere. Read More