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Leo Wu Lei, Carina Lau Kar-ling lead fantasy film Asura
Showbiz2018-07-11 16:33July 16 2018 08:36:04

Leo Wu Lei, Carina Lau Kar-ling lead fantasy film Asura

Chinese fantasy adventure film "Asura," which features Oscar-winning costume and set designers, will hit theatres on Friday.

Leon Lai Ming's animated film on a zoo monkey's adventure to hit theatres
Showbiz2018-07-11 16:07July 16 2018 08:36:04

Leon Lai Ming's animated film on a zoo monkey's adventure to hit theatres

An animation that combines both classic Chinese and western cultures, called "Monkey King Reloaded" is due out in theatres.

Children's play gets inspiration from Pu Song-ling's literary ghost stories
Showbiz2018-07-03 20:35July 16 2018 08:36:04

Children's play gets inspiration from Pu Song-ling's literary ghost stories

A children's play that demonstrates a simple truth, that one may live a lot happier when diligence and honesty become a priority in life, is going to land in a theatre in Beijing, opening this year's China Children's Theater Festival.

Dozens of international stage shows to hit Chinese cinemas this year
Showbiz2018-06-23 09:24July 16 2018 08:36:04

Dozens of international stage shows to hit Chinese cinemas this year

Dozens of theatre, opera, and ballet performances from around the world will grace the silver screens in cinema across China later this year.

Film on the poorest slums of Lebanon premiers in China
Showbiz2018-06-19 13:39July 16 2018 08:36:04

Film on the poorest slums of Lebanon premiers in China

'Capharnaum', a new film by Lebanese director Nadine Labaki, has recently premiered at the Shanghai International Film Festival.

31 film festivals of 'Belt and Road' countries form a coalition in Shanghai
Showbiz2018-06-17 09:04July 16 2018 08:36:04

31 film festivals of 'Belt and Road' countries form a coalition in Shanghai

At the ongoing Shanghai International Film Festival, 31 film festivals from countries participating in the Belt and Road Initiative have started a new alliance that will act as a platform for joint projects and film culture exchanges.

Disney casts Chinese-New Zealand actor as Mulan's love interest
Showbiz2018-06-09 09:57July 16 2018 08:36:04

Disney casts Chinese-New Zealand actor as Mulan's love interest

Disney has confirmed that Chinese-New Zealand actor Yoson An will play the key male role in its new live-action movie "Mulan."

Chinese “Cuckoo's Nest” to debut in Beijing
Showbiz2018-05-28 21:02July 16 2018 08:36:04

Chinese “Cuckoo's Nest” to debut in Beijing

A Chinese version of Broadway's "One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest" is to be staged at the Haidian Theatre from May 30 to June 10, 2018 in Beijing, reports thepaper.cn.

Jia Zhangke's gangster genre film due to hit Chinese theatres in September
Showbiz2018-05-24 13:22July 16 2018 08:36:04

Jia Zhangke's gangster genre film due to hit Chinese theatres in September

Chinese filmmaker Jia Zhangke's latest film, "Ash Is Purest White", which competed at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival, will open in Chinese theatres on September 21.

A wordless children's play of an ancient fable to open in Beijing
Showbiz2018-05-19 15:47July 16 2018 08:36:04

A wordless children's play of an ancient fable to open in Beijing

The China National Theatre for Children will soon debut a wordless play that tells the story of the old Chinese fable "The Snipe Clam Grapple".

Denmark's singer performs in an original Chinese opera production
Showbiz2018-05-18 13:11July 16 2018 08:36:04

Denmark's singer performs in an original Chinese opera production

Danish tenor Peter Lohdahl is now in Beijing to headline an original Chinese opera production of Marco Polo.

A film about the Japanese bombings of a Chinese city to hit Chinese theatres in August
Showbiz2018-05-17 15:44July 16 2018 08:36:04

A film about the Japanese bombings of a Chinese city to hit Chinese theatres in August

A film about the Japanese bombings of Chongqing during World War II is set for release in Chinese theatres on August 17th.

'Avengers: Infinity War' tops China's box office
Showbiz2018-05-13 16:27July 16 2018 08:36:04

'Avengers: Infinity War' tops China's box office

"Avengers: Infinity War," the first Hollywood production filmed with only IMAX digital cameras, has now stood at the top of the domestic box office.

Yunyang County in Chongqing to build Jurassic dinosaur theme park
Showbiz2018-05-11 14:03July 16 2018 08:36:04

Yunyang County in Chongqing to build Jurassic dinosaur theme park

Yunyang, a county situated in the northeast of Chongqing municipality, has recently pledged to build a Jurassic dinosaur theme park to exhibit its range of dinosaur fossil discoveries.

Photographer captures lives of Wenchuan quake survivors in new film
Showbiz2018-05-10 14:56July 16 2018 08:36:04

Photographer captures lives of Wenchuan quake survivors in new film

A documentary about the lives of six orphans who lost their families during the Wenchuan earthquake a decade ago is due to be released in theatres in China on Saturday.

Top-grossing Indian film hits Chinese screens
Showbiz2018-05-05 16:04July 16 2018 08:36:04

Top-grossing Indian film hits Chinese screens

A new Indian historical-fantasy has hit theatres in China on Friday.

Online entertainment market in China's Third and Fourth Tier Cities underlined
Showbiz2018-05-03 14:26July 16 2018 08:36:04

Online entertainment market in China's Third and Fourth Tier Cities underlined

A recent survey by Easou, China's second largest mobile search engine, shows many people in smaller Chinese cities tend to play games and watch online Chinese videos via their smartphones.

Drama series on Chinese Zodiac Signs hit video streaming website
Showbiz2018-04-26 19:51July 16 2018 08:36:04

Drama series on Chinese Zodiac Signs hit video streaming website

Online drama Oh! My Emperor, tailored to promote boy-band X Nine with Gu Jiacheng, Wu Jiacheng and Peng Chuyue in the leading roles, can now be seen on Tencent Video.

Hollywood filmmakers promote previsualization on Chinese films
Showbiz2018-04-22 18:47July 16 2018 08:36:04

Hollywood filmmakers promote previsualization on Chinese films

International visual effects experts have recently gathered at the Beijing International Film Festival, promoting an application of high-quality Previsualization on Chinese films.

Ordinary citizens celebrate film carnival in Beijing
Showbiz2018-04-21 19:47July 16 2018 08:36:04

Ordinary citizens celebrate film carnival in Beijing

A film-featured carnival is now being held in suburban Beijing, attracting large crowds of people to experience new tricks of filmmaking and entertain themselves in multiple ways.

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