Headlines from China: ‘Ne Zha’ Gets Second-round of Theatrical Extension

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Huaxia Film Distribution announced that the Chinese animated film Ne Zha has been permitted to extend its theatrical run for the second time. Read More

In Depth: Is China’s Animation Industry Ready to Take Off?

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China’s animation industry is on a rising path after a long period of slow growth, signaling huge market potential, analysts said. Investors are also turning to animation as production costs are lower without casts of real people and with relatively less regulatory risk. Read More

Headlines from China: Beijing Enlight Media Registering 1818 Trademarks for ‘Ne Zha’

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From August 9 to August 27, Beijing Enlight Media submitted 1818 trademark applications to Chinese authorities. All the 1818 trademarks are related to this summer's hit animated film Ne Zha. Read More

‘Ne Zha’ and the History of a Good Story

 /  Opinion  / 
What two “Ne Zha” adaptations, released 40 years apart, say about the state of Chinese storytelling. Read More

Channel Your Inner Ne Zha, Says Party Paper Commentary

 /  Chinasplaining  / 
The summer blockbuster that broke box office records is now being touted as a model for cadres’ good behavior. Read More

Headlines from China: Bona Film Group and Wanda Film Affected by Investigation of Accounting Firm Ruihua

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The investigation on top accounting firm Ruihua led to suspensions of 29 IPO cases that the firm was working on, including the upcoming IPO of film studio Bona Film Group. Read More

Headlines from China: Box Office Hit ‘Dying to Survive’ Gets North America Release Date

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Chinese dark comedy 'Dying to Survive' has been scheduled to release on August 9 in North America. Read More

Animated Film About Cheeky Kid With Powers Breaks Records

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“Ne Zha” has become the highest-grossing Chinese animated movie of all time, snatching the spotlight from Disney’s ‘Lion King’ remake. Read More