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November set to be competitive month for imported films in Chinese mainland


November is poised to be a month full of choices for Chinese mainland movie lovers, as eight imported films, six of which are Hollywood productions, are currently scheduled to make ...

November set to be competitive month for imported films in Chinese mainland

November is poised to be a month full of choices for Chinese mainland movie lovers, as eight imported films, six of which are Hollywood productions, are currently scheduled to make their debut.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/23 19:08:39

Actress Amber Heard says birth on US-Mexico border led to activism

US actress Amber Heard, a star of the upcoming Aquaman superhero movie and a UN human rights champion, said on Monday her childhood in Texas near the Mexican border helped spark her activism.
Source: Reuters | 2018/10/23 19:03:39

'Halloween' sets franchise record with $77.5 million launch

Halloween made a killing in North America, earning $77.5 million when the slasher film launched in 3,928 locations.
Source: Reuters | 2018/10/23 18:58:39

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, star of 'Seinfeld,' awarded US humor prize

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, a US comedian whose career on the improv stage led to iconic roles on shows such as Seinfeld, was honored on Sunday for contributing to the US' national culture.
Source: Reuters | 2018/10/23 18:53:40

Rush 'numb' after misconduct allegations

Australian actor Geoffrey Rush said on Monday that he was distraught when he read newspaper articles accusing him of inappropriate conduct, as a court began a hearing into his lawsuit against the publisher.
Source: Reuters | 2018/10/23 18:48:40

Exhibition held in Nepal to showcase Chinese ink paintings

A two-day art exhibition featuring more than 50 art pieces by Chinese artists kicked off in Kathmandu, Nepal, on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/23 18:43:40

Saihanba Forest art project wraps up

A year-long art project aimed at capturing the four seasons of Saihanba Forest in North China's Hebei Province wrapped up last week as 40 Chinese artists concluded their fourth trip to the area.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/23 18:43:40

China to hold reform, opening up exhibition

China will hold a grand exhibition titled "The Great Revolution" to celebrate the 40th anniversary of reform and opening up.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/23 14:54:11

Teachers and experts gather to attend seminar on teaching French in China at Beijing Language and Culture University

The Alliance Française of Beijing held a seminar concerning French language education in China at Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU) on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/22 18:03:40

Artist gives Chinese traditional paper-cutting a modern flair

Picking up a small piece of red paper from a basket of scraps, Zhao Xigang works back and forth with his scissors for a few minutes until the image of a goshawk perching on a pine tree emerges.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/22 18:03:39

Exhibition held in Nepal to showcase Chinese water-ink paintings

A two-day art exhibition entitled "Chinese Style: International Touring Exhibition of Modern Chinese Water-Ink Paintings" kicked off in Nepal on Monday, featuring over 50 art pieces by Chinese artists on various themes.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/22 17:40:28

Greek, Chinese geoparks go hand in hand on preservation

Geography experts from the Greek island of Lesvos in the Aegean Sea have recently grabbed Chinese media attention thanks to their joint preservation work with their Chinese peers on fossilized dinosaur footprints in a suburb of Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/22 17:28:40

Soccer star David Beckham admits marriage 'hard work'

David Beckham and ex-Spice Girl Victoria have been married for nearly 20 years and the soccer and fashion icon admits it has been "hard work" to make it a success.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/22 17:28:39