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AuntyLand Film Festival spotlights short films by creative women – Our Time Press

by Fern E. Gillespie She wanted to be a filmmaker. For decades, she had been a print reporter, Caribbean newspaper editor and NYC MTA communications manager. When she retired, Lewis used her journalism skills to launch the Narrative Network and AuntyLand online sites, specializing in storytelling for women and multicultural communities. However, to tell her […]

Northern Ireland Prison Guard’s Debut Novel Gets Dean Koontz Approval

Ten years tending to a prison full of hard-core criminals turned out to be ideal inspiration for a first novel. Under the pseudonym NE Shawson, the former prison guard said he had built on a decade of work in the Northern Ireland Prison Service. The result is Time Served, a gritty debut novel that takes […]

Top 10 Richest Korean Actors with Net Worth

The South Korean film industry is now known around the world for its content. The Korean film industry has grown in leaps and bounds over the past two decades. There are Korean films that are remade in the United States. Most Korean actors have a big fan following them online and offline. One of the […]

New York film festival showcases independent Chinese film – SupChina

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Comic love film released on the online platform

The comedic love movie “Northeastern Bro” was recently released online at iQiyi’s Cloud Cinema. Set in Harbin, capital of Heilongjiang Province (northeast China), at the end of the 1990s, the film tells the story of a debt collector who falls in love with a debtor’s daughter. At first glance. He does his best to open […]

Concern over dropping title “Moses” by Chinese film

The director of an upcoming Chinese film has removed “Moses” from its original title, raising concerns about the obvious influence of the Communist authorities in eliminating Christian vocabulary from the social and public domain. The film Moses on the plain, directed by Zhang Ji and starring Zhou Dongyu and Liu Haoran, is scheduled for release […]

Charming romantic drama offers delicacies unfolding

Norwegian director Joachim Trier continues his series of films about young Oslonians with the charming romantic drama “The Worst Person in the World”, which premiered Thursday in the Main Competition section of the Cannes Film Festival. The film is about the life and loves of a restless 30-year-old woman named Julie – and in the […]

How Chinese film “1921” celebrates the country’s rich history

A still from the Chinese film ‘1921’ Image Credit: Provided The Chinese Communist Party’s centenary celebrations found their way onto celluloid with “1921,” released in UAE cinemas this week. The big-budget film, which is rolling out around the world, has already opened to thunderous applause in China. Co-directed by Huang Jianxin and Zheng Dasheng, the […]

The man who helped Chinese cinema go global

For Marco Mueller, life is closed. Almost 50 years ago, he was a bright-eyed film student in China. Today, he’s back to teach a new generation of Chinese filmmakers in Shanghai. “There are so many young people here interested in creating art,” Mueller told Sixth Tone. “There is a real hunger for cinema. Things have […]

LA Chinese Film Festival Sponsor Seeks Inclusiveness With Name Change

Chinese in Entertainment, the nonprofit behind the Los Angeles Chinese Film Festival (LACFF), is changing its name to remove the word “Chinese” after internal discussions over the term’s political implications. After some introspectives, the team decided that the new name Sino Entertainment Association (SEA) would better align with its goal of championing inclusiveness and diversity. […]

Los Angeles Chinese Film Festival Special Virtual Panel “Documenting the Pandemic” |

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Chinese Film Festival (LACFF), presented by the association Chinese in entertainment, will host a special virtual panel “Documenting the pandemic” at 7:00 p.m. PST Friday April 23. Registration link for the panel:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lacff-special-virtual-panel-documenting-the-pandemic-tickets-151399083735 In 2020, numerous documentaries and investigative reports were made on the emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic. To […]

Chinese cinema, Asian actors and directors earn historic Oscar nominations

A Chinese-language film and a director of Chinese descent, as well as several actors and another director of Asian descent, have something in common: They were all Oscar nominees this year. The 2019 teen drama “Better Days” was nominated in the International Feature Film category, with films from Denmark, Romania, Tunisia and Bosnia and Herzegovina. […]

Four LGBTQ shorts currently showing at the LA Chinese Film Festival – SupChina

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LA Chinese Film Festival Presents 4 LGBTQ + Shorts Online This Weekend

The Los Angeles Chinese Film Festival (LACFF) has done it again. After showing virtually nine independent productions for free last year, LACFF recently announced the presentation of four works of queer cinema for the first month of 2021. The program is co-hosted by Chinese Rainbow Network, Taiwan International Queer Film Festival, UCLA LGBTQ Campus Resource […]

Official US trailer for Chinese romance “Wild Grass” starring Elane Zhong

Official US trailer for Chinese romance “Wild Grass” starring Elane Zhong by Alex Billington Aug 24, 2020Source: Youtube “I was once told that beauty should never be shared.” Shanghai Jingshu Pictures has released an official US trailer for the Chinese romantic drama titled Wild grass, marking director Xu Zhanxiong’s first feature film. The film is […]

Sanjay Suri shares his excitement to bring Chinese film to India

Last year, Sanjay Suri presented the winner of the Palme d’Or de Cannes, Japanese film, Shoplifters, to the Indian public. Today the actor and producer is back with the famous film by Chinese director and screenwriter Jia Zhangke. Ash is the purest white, with Zhao Tao and Liao Fan. Set in contemporary China, it’s a […]

“Us and them”: love makes the ultimate sacrifice in a captivating romantic drama

Zhou Dongyu (left) and Jing Boran Love means never having to say you’re sorry. But sometimes letting little misunderstandings pile up unresolved could have disastrous repercussions. In the three-year-old romantic drama “Us and Them,” which debuts on Netflix on Friday, the strong romantic bond that unexpectedly blossoms between close pals Jianqing Lin (played by idol […]

In Cannes, Jia Zhangke calls for the relaxation of the law on Chinese cinema |

The main Chinese author director has said he unsuccessfully opposes the inclusion of harsh penalties in the new cinema law. Leading Chinese writer-director Jia Zhangke has called on fellow filmmakers to keep pushing for the country’s new cinema law to be changed to ensure independent films reach the international stage. “As the cinema law is […]

Chinese film festival kicks off in Budapest with movie star Jackie Chan_Xinhua

BUDAPEST, April 23 (Xinhua) – The 2017 Chinese Film Festival kicked off here on Sunday with the presence of world-famous movie star Jackie Chan and five films, one of which is Jackie Chan’s latest production, Kung Fu Yoga. . “We Chinese, Hungarians and Europeans have a common language, and this language is none other than […]

Chinese film ‘Tiny Times’ plans huge local box office opening – The Hollywood Reporter

HONG KONG – Regardless of its seemingly self-deprecating title: Chinese coming-of-age drama Small moments is set to become one of the nation’s biggest hits this year, and its creators go to extremes to ensure it opens with a bang. More than 600 simultaneous premieres will be held in China on Wednesday at 8 p.m. local […]

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