Headlines From China: ByteDance Founder Zhang Yiming to Step Down as CEO

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ByteDance Founder Zhang Yiming to Step Down as CEO. Read More

Headlines From China: ‘Better Days’ Gets Oscar Nomination as ‘Nomadland’ Competes in 6 Categories

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School bullying drama "Better Days" has made the list of nominations for Best International Feature Film at 2021’s Academy Awards. Read More

News From China: Box Office Boom, Staycation Spring Festival Economy

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China’s box office roars back to full speed. Even with theater capacity limited to reduce the spread of illness, the first days of the Year of the Ox saw some record-breaking box-office performances. Read More

China’s Box Office Smashes Holiday Record as Crowds Pack Cinemas

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With fewer Chinese traveling over the Lunar New Year due to COVID-19, the country’s cinemas have raked in over 6 billion yuan in just five days. Read More

China’s Long-Suffering Film Industry Eyes Big Holiday Box Office

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While urban cinemas may see booming business, those in small cities are likely to get less traffic, as fewer people are returning to their rural hometowns for the Lunar New Year because of ongoing coronavirus control measures. Read More

China’s Box Office Starts New Year With Record Opening

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With movie theaters mostly closed across the globe, China also became the world’s biggest box office for the first time in 2020. Read More

‘Mulan’ Earnings Disappoint in First Weekend of China Box Office

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"Mulan" took in only $23.2 million by the end of its first weekend, according to industry watcher Maoyan.com (link in Chinese), far less than analysts expected. The results bring the film’s total international box office to $37.6 million, Disney said. Read More

Chinese Box Office Takings Dip By 5% In The First 5 Months of 2019

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Box offices around China took in 26.97 billion yuan ($3.9 billion) in the first five months of the year, down from 28.43 billion yuan for the same period in 2018.The fall was largely due to a poor first-quarter performance when takings dropped 8% year-on-year. Read More

Making Films that Chinese Audiences Want to See

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Understanding the nuances of Chinese culture and people can make or break a movie. Read More

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