DAILY BRIEF: Jun 11, 2019

NEWS YOU SHOULDN’T MISS

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    Hollywood Financiers, Distributors Anxious Over ‘Insane’ Trade Tension With China

    An increasingly hostile trade war with China has Hollywood film financiers and distributors just as nervous as producers and star talent these days. Variety

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    GKids Acquires North American Rights To First Chinese Animated Film ‘White Snake’

    North American distributor GKids has picked up its first Chinese animated film in the shape of Annecy Int’l Animated Film Festival title White Snake. Deadline

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    China Box Office: ‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’s’ Mainland Tally Bolsters Dismal U.S. Figures

    “X-Men: Dark Phoenix” may have notched the worst opening weekend in the franchise’s history in the U.S., but it led China’s box office with $32.1 million over the country’s three-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday weekend, debuting last Thursday, a day before its U.S. release. Variety

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    Feature: A new Chinese star shines bright in Hollywood culinary scene

    Bistro Na's in Los Angeles made headlines this week with the announcement that it had been awarded a coveted Michelin Star by the famed Michelin Restaurant Guide. Xinhua

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    Hit ABS-CBN Movies to be Shown in China

    MANILA – Sixteen Filipino movies produced by ABS-CBN are set to premiere in China via the Phoenix Movie Channel. This after the Kapamilya network and Phoenix Satellite Television signed a milestone deal to provide more content to Chinese everywhere. ABS-CBN