Headlines from China: Food Documentary “Once Upon a Bite” Returned with Another “Delicious” Season

Food Documentary “Once Upon a Bite” Returned with Another “Delicious” Season

“Once Upon a Bite”, the popular food documentary that everybody loved in 2017 returns with another strong season, receiving a 9.5 (out of 10) high score on the film & TV review site Douban. Filming Chinese food in gorgeous high definition, this food documentary sets out to explore and examine the rise of Chinese food culture worldwide. Filmed over four years across 22 countries, this series is a rich and textured piece of art, bringing the audience a fresh perspective of food. Here is an exclusive interview with the director of this food series Chen Xiaoqing. Read more yidianjd

Controversial Contract From China Literature Limited Causes a Stir Online

An old contract between China’s largest online literature platform China Literature Limited and its writers caused widely discussions on the Internet recently. In this controversial contract, the company offered several clauses that put these writers in great disadvantages, which sell these writers’ works for free and greatly compromise their interests. Some writers even called for a “strike” to stop updating their content on China Literature Limited’s website. The new management team of the company quickly released an announcement in the hopes to clarify the misunderstanding. Read more on Entertainment Capital