CFI Q&A With Joan Xu, Young Screenwriter in Beijing

 /  People  / 
Xu, a recent "Global Shaper" at Davos, talks about the stories that drive her, making money, and dealing with being a relative newcomer in China's restricted movie business. Read More

STX Taking ‘Boy’ to China With Huayi

 /  News  / 
Led by Robert Simonds, STX Entertainment has had a strong China-focus since its launch in 2014. Read More

China Box Office: February and ‘The Mermaid’ Smash Records

 /  Box Office  / 
Boosted by the Lunar New Year holiday, China’s monthly box office topped Hollywood’s for just the second time in history in February. Read More

‘Revenant’ Going to China; Bona Also Bought Rights to ‘Room’

 /  News  / 
The film, which depicts extreme combat violence, is likely to be censored for Chinese audiences. Read More

China State Broadcaster Takes Over Oscars Live Stream

 /  News  / 
Netizens speculate about sensitive nature of documentary nominee about Ukraine protests, Winter on Fire Read More

Legal Roundup: Wang Jianlin’s European Tour

 /  Legal  / 
Wanda sets sites on France and U.K., Han Capital raises $300M for film, TV; China tightens Web controls, censors shows, raises hurdles to participation. Read More

China Tightens Censorship of Online Dramas

 /  News  / 
Web dramas will now be subject to the same pre-approval and censorship process as television programs. Read More

On Screen China: ‘Left Behind’ and ‘Saint Seiya’

 /  Box Office  / 
Two underwhelming new releases will lead the Chinese box office to an inevitable cool-down this weekend following a red-hot and record-shattering couple of weeks. Read More

What the Critics Think: Crosscurrent (2015)

 /  Reviews  / 
“This divisive film certainly falls into a similar Chinese New Wave groove thanks to its maddeningly riddle-like nature and strongly ambiguous atmosphere.” Read More

CFI Q&A With ‘Crosscurrent’ Director Yang Chao

 /  People  / 
As China's space available for independent cinema is getting more and more restricted, one Chinese film lit up the Berlin International Film Festival. Read More

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