Bytedance Forms Venture with Chinese State Media Group

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The newly formed company will focus on short video licensing rights. Read More

Headlines from China: ‘Damp Season’ Produced by Pema Tseden and Geng Jun Enters IFFR

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Produced by Pema Tseden and Geng Jun, the drama feature film Damp Season is selected into the Bright Future section at the 49th International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR). Read More

Headlines from China: Shanghai Disneyland to Build First ‘Zootopia’ Themed Zone

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The new expansion will be the 8th themed zone at the Shanghai Disneyland, and the first-ever Zootopia-themed zone at a Disney park worldwide. Read More

Short Video App Douyin Expands E-commerce Features

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Short video app Douyin has recently updated its e-commerce feature, allowing users to view an assortment of similar or related products in feed rather than just a single product after clicking on an advertisement. Read More

‘Give Me Liberty,’ ‘Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains’ Win Top Prizes in Macao

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American comedy film Give Me Liberty and Chinese family drama Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains won the Best Film prizes in the “International Competition” and "New Chinese Cinema" sections at the 4th IFFAM. Read More

Headlines from China: China May Further Open Performing Arts Market to Foreign Investments 

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China's Ministry of Culture and Tourism recently announced new regulations (draft) to further strengthen regulations on the public performance market. Read More

TikTok Executive Delays Meeting with Washington Lawmakers

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Alex Zhu, the head of short video app TikTok, has cancelled meetings with several US lawmakers who raised questions about data security and censorship on the platform. Read More

Headlines from China: ‘Saturday Fiction’ Cancels December 7 Release

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Posted on the day set as its opening day, the announcement said that the film team decided to "adjust the original release date" and the new date is yet to be announced. Read More

Bilibili Wins Exclusive Rights to Stream League of Legends Championship

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Chinese video platform Bilibili, known for its content targeting younger audiences, is hoping to boost its performance by expanding its esports offering. Read More

Headlines from China: China’s 2019 Box Office Crossed RMB 60 Billion

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80 films crossed the RMB 100-million mark in 2019, and 41 of them are local productions. Read More