LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT:the Distance Between this Film and Audience

LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT achieved a staggering box office of RMB 260 million on its opening day in Chinese Mainland, setting a number of records including the best single-day box office in December 2018, [...]

Looking For Chinese Films that Can Cross Over
——Interview with Cedric Behrel

CFM: You have distributed a lot of Chinese films in Europe, especially in UK, including YOUTH, WOLF WARRIOR, and DETECTIVE CHINATOWN, etc. From your experience in distribution, what do you think the European audiences and [...]

THE CROSSING:Not Just a Film about Youth
—Interview with Bai Xue, Director of THE CROSSING

Bai Xue graduated from the Director Department (major in features) of Beijing Film Academy in 2007, and was admitted as a MFA (Master of Fine Arts) in the Director Department of Beijing Film Academy in [...]

Ideal Movie is to Record Life
- Interview with Wang Lina, director of A FIRST FAREWELL

The film A FIRST FAREWELL directed by Wang Lina, a Chinese young director, and produced by Qin Xiaoyu, a poet and director, was shortlisted in the Generation of the 69th Berlin International Film Festival. A [...]

A bridge between Europe and China – The 5th Sino-European production seminar at EFM

For the 5th year in a row the European Film Market (EFM) and the producers association Bridging the Dragon will present an intensive event dedicated entirely to China during the Berlinale.   Since the association [...]

Zhang Yimou’s ONE SECOND Selected as Finalist of the In Competition Section of Berlin International Film Festival

  Produced by Huanxi Media Group Limited and directed by Zhangyimou, ONE SECOND has been short-listed for the In Competition section of the 69th Berlin International Film Festival, contending for the Golden Bear award together [...]

Germany Film Production Support Service Overview

An enhanced national incentive is geared up to attract big international productions back to Germany’s locations and facilities. Television dramas have dominated the international production scene in Germany over the last 12 months. The second season of [...]

Juliette Binoche will Head the 2019 Berlinale International Jury

The French actress and Academy Award winner Juliette Binoche will serve as president of the International Jury at the 69th Berlin International Film Festival. “I’m very pleased that Juliette is president of the 2019 International [...]

Films Selected For the Competition and the Berlinale Special

Competition THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS(Opening Film) by Lone Scherfig World premiere DER BODEN UNTER DEN FÜßEN (THE GROUND BENEATH MY FEET) Austria by Marie Kreutzer (The Fatherless, We Used to be Cool) with Valerie Pachner, Pia Hierzegger, [...]

Chinese Films at the 69th Berlinale

Competition DI JIU TIAN CHANG (SO LONG, MY SON) by Wang Xiaoshuai (In Love We Trust, Beijing Bicycle, Chinese Portrait) with Wang Jingchun, Yong Mei, Qi Xi, Wang Yuan, Du Jiang, Ai Liya, Xu Cheng, Li Jingjing, Zhao [...]

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