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

TikTok Leader to Meet US Lawmakers in Washington

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The planned trip will be Zhu’s first known visit to Capitol Hill. Read More

Headlines from China: ‘Jojo Rabbit’ Confirms China Theatrical Release

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On Chinese film review site Douban, 'Jojo Rabbit' scored 8.8 out of 10. Read More

Chinese Video Streaming Service iQiyi Eyes Subscribers Abroad and Mulls Price Hikes at Home

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Having gained a strong foothold in China, video streaming service iQiyi is now aiming to expand overseas. Read More

Headlines from China: Arthouse Film ‘The Wild Goose Lake’ Partners with Livestreamer Li Jiaqi to Sell Tickets

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The online event is co-presented by Taobao Live-streaming and digital film publicity platform Dengta, both are owned by Alibaba Group. Within 6 seconds, 255,000 ticket vouchers were sold out. Read More

Video Firm Baofeng Loses Nearly All Employees in Wake of Flopped British Deal

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Almost all staff have left troubled online video service provider Baofeng Group Co. Ltd., which has been haunted by operational and financial challenges as it struggles to manage fallout from its involvement in a high-profile and ill-fated acquisition of British firm MP & Silva Holding SA. Read More

Headlines from China: Cinémathèque Française to Host Largest Ever Jia Zhangke Retrospective

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Titled "La Galaxie Jia Zhangke," it is the largest and most comprehensive retrospective of Jia's works so far. Read More

Headlines from China: ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Secures Simultaneous Release in China and North America

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"Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" will have a wide release in China day and date with North America on December 20. In addition, sneak preview screenings of the film will start nationwide in China in select theaters on December 18. Read More

Godfrey Gao’s Passing Ignites Debates about Media Industry’s Work Culture

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The death of Godfrey Gao has sparked outrage over working conditions in China’s TV industry, due to its long hours, extreme stunts, and lax safety standards. Read More

Headlines from China: 1884 Film & TV Companies in China Went Out of Business in 2019

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According to business data service provider Tianyancha, 1884 Chinese companies in the film & television sector have gone out of business in 2019. Read More