China Tightens Rules for Foreign-Flavored Shows

 /  News  / 
In Chinese television, one day you’re in, and the next day you’re out. Read More

CFI Interview: Miao Xiaotian, President of China Film Co-production Corporation

 /  People  / 
If you are a filmmaker who is exploring the possibilities of co-producing films with China, China Film Co-production Corporation is a key organization that you must work with. Read More

26 Chinese Cinemas Named & Shamed For Box Office Fraud

 /  News  / 
The new ‘black list’ shows fraud is most rife in the country’s smallest cities with 21 of the 26 cinemas hailing from third and fourth-tier cities. Read More

China Will Be The World’s Biggest Film Market By 2020 Says Media Regulator

 /  News  / 
The bullish assessment comes as box office hit 'Wolf Warriors II' gives the local film industry a welcome shot in the arm. Read More

China’s Online Multimedia Sector Bans Portrayal of Homosexuality

 /  News  / 
China’s industry body for online broadcasting passed a set of guidelines banning the depiction of vulgar and unpatriotic content on Friday. Read More

‘Lost City of Z’ Trims Runtime to Take on ‘Wonder Woman’

 /  News  / 
Amazon Studios/Bleecker Street’s "The Lost City of Z" has had a quarter of its run time slashed in order to screen in China, the world’s second largest entertainment market. Read More

‘Alien: Covenant’ Scores China Release Date, Cuts Expected

 /  News  / 
Director Ridley Scott announced the release date for "Alien: Covenant" in a video message posted on Chinese social media on Monday. Read More

China’s Millennials Turn Anti-Graft TV Show Into Gay Fan Fiction

 /  News  / 
The unlikely object of fan affection is Li Dakang, the fictional middle-aged Party secretary who stands out in early episodes because of his obsession with provincial economic growth. Read More

Chinese-Korean Co-Pro Halted over THAAD Fallout

 /  News  / 
A Chinese-Korean co-production starring actress Zhang Ziyi has become the latest casualty of China’s crackdown on all things South Korean as the fallout between the two countries over the THAAD anti-missile system continues. Read More

China’s Censors Briefly Lift Veil on Film Review Process

 /  News  / 
Chinese television viewers caught a rare glimpse into the operations of their country's notoriously opaque film censorship process. Read More