CFI Interview: Rong Chen, CEO of Perfect World Pictures USA

 /  Interview  / 
At the recent Los Angeles Chinese Film Festival, CFI spoke with Rong Chen on entertainment industry trends, Perfect World Pictures' content strategies, doing business with Hollywood, and more. Read More

Headlines from China: These Celebrities are Darlings of Brands in 2018

 /  Headlines From China  / 
WeChat media account "yulechanye" took a look at celebrity endorsements in 2018 and put together a list of celebrities and the brands they've endorsed. Read More

Jeffrey Chan: Successful Films Tell Stories That The Chinese Audience Can Relate To

 /  Interview  / 
Bridging the Dragon met up with Jeffrey Chan, executive vice-president of Bona Film Group, one of the leading distribution and production companies in China. Read More

Headlines from China: Top 100 Chinese Film Distributors in 2018

 /  Headlines From China  / 
On December 18, WeChat media account “yiqipaidianying” released a list of 2018 top 100 Chinese film distributors. Read More

China Gives Hollywood an Early Christmas Present

 /  Legal  / 
As Bloomberg reported last week, China’s propaganda ministry has approved an additional seven foreign films to play in China this year in excess of the 34 film quota. These newly approved films will play theatrically on a revenue-sharing basis. Read More

Headlines from China: Listed Media Giant Sells A Painting to Survive

 /  Headlines From China  / 
Hunan CATV Network Group, the subsidiary of Hunan Broadcasting System, sold “The Foolish Old Man Moves a Mountain” by the Chinese modern art pioneer Xu Beihong at the astronomical price of $300 million on December 14th. The revenue will cover CATV‘s deficit in the past three quarters. Read More

iQiyi Recaps Strong Year with “Screening Night 2019”

 /  News  / 
When scalpers outside the venue are asking for extra tickets instead of selling them, and the spectators don’t hesitate for even a second to walk straight in, you know there must be a huge event on that no one wants to miss. Read More

Three Le.com Executives Resign as Company Faces over RMB 3 Billion in Debts

 /  News  / 
Company says executives' resignations will not affect its daily operations and management. Read More

Headlines from China: CAA to Rep Peter Chan’s We Pictures

 /  Headlines From China  / 
CAA China has signed on to represent We Pictures, a film production and distribution company founded by renowned Hong Kong filmmaker Peter Chan. Read More

The World’s Most Googled Show Is a Chinese Period Drama

 /  Chinasplaining  / 
With its strong female lead and attention to historical detail, ‘Story of Yanxi Palace’ has cultivated fan followings in several Asian markets. Read More

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