Headlines from China: ‘Frozen II’ Sets for November 22 China Release

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Frozen II, a sequel to the 2013 animated movie Frozen, has been scheduled to release in China and the U.S. simultaneously on November 22. Read More

How ’90s Kids Are Redrawing the Boundaries of Chinese Animation

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China’s millennials are all grown up. The country’s animation industry is finally starting. Read More

Headlines from China: Zhang Yimou’s New Film ‘Impasse’ Unveiled at PYIFF

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Zhang Yimou talks about his recent projects including "Impasse," "Jian Ru Pan Shi" and "One Second" at the Pingyao International Film Festival. Read More

Headlines from China: Netflix Original ‘Klaus’ Releases A Trailer Dubbed in Chinese

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Klaus, a Netflix original animated film that will soon be launched on November 15, just released its trailer online. The trailer was dubbed in multiple languages including Mandarin Chinese. Read More

Headlines from China: Short Film Made for Beijing Winter Olympics Stars China’s Beloved Cartoon Characters 

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Shanghai Animation Film Studio today unveiled a short animated film to show support for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics as well as winter sports in general. The film features a group of classic cartoon characters created by the studio. In the amusing short film, some of China's most beloved cartoon characters play a variety of winter sports. Read More

CBI News Wrap: Jay Chou’s Brand Business, Douyin Video Challenge

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Jay Chou briefly broke the Chinese internet with the release of his new single “Won’t Cry.", which sold 2 million copies in the first hour, but he says he doesn’t rely on music to make money. Read More

Chinese Animated Romance Film ‘White Snake’ Coming to Select U.S. Theaters

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This animated feature film from China's Light Chaser Animation and Warner Brothers will be released in select U.S. theaters in November. Read More

CBI Video: Time-Honored Brand Merges Tradition With Modern Humor in Mooncake Film 

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The Chinese restaurant and packaged-food brand Wu Fang Zhai released an animated three-minute film for the Mid-Autumn Festival, “The Story on Bridge," playing on the current vogue for traditional Chinese culture in marketing. Read More

Tencent Taps Teen Market With Anime Investment

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In announcing the investment on Tuesday, Kuaikan didn’t detail how the money will be spent, but highlighted its ambition to become the “Disney of the new era.”  Read More

CBI News Wrap: Alibaba’s Idle Fish, Tencent’s Rocket Girls, Placing Products in the Past

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Alibaba’s Idle Fish recent talk show sponsorship offers a model for the development of brand integration in Chinese variety programming. Read More