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‘Lifelong commitment’

China and Kazakhstan signed a film co-production agreement on June 8. A key project under the agreement, co-production Composer began shooting the same day as the signing.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/11 18:03:39

Filmmaker Michael Moore launches ‘TrumpiLeaks’ website for whistleblowers

Documentary filmmaker and liberal activist Michael Moore launched a website called "TrumpiLeaks" on Tuesday to allow whistleblowers to securely leak information to him about US President Donald Trump and his administration.
Source: Reuters | 2017/6/7 19:08:39

Film about Jewish refugees in Shanghai shown in Houston

In commemoration of the Normandy landing during World War II, a Chinese-made documentary was shown at Houston's Holocaust Museum Tuesday night, telling the stories of Jewish refugees and their descendants' lives in Shanghai, eastern China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/7 13:59:39

Jordan bans screening of "Wonder Woman" film over controversy

Jordan has not allowed the screening of newly released "Wonder Woman" film in the Kingdom and warned any cinema halls from screening it before a decision is taken.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/7 8:28:17

Chinese films lose out big to imported films during Dragon Boat Festival weekend

Even though they featured some of China’s most famous idols, domestic Chinese films once again suffered a crushing defeat at the box office during the three-day Dragon Boat Festival holidays which ran from May 28 to 30.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/6 17:58:39

‘A Gentle Night’

At the end of May, Chinese short film A Gentle Night by director Qiu Yang won the Short Film Palme d’Or at the Cannes International Film Festival. The 15-minute work was the only Chinese film in competition this year.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/6 17:23:39

‘Wonder Woman’ muscles way to top

It took a long time for Wonder Woman to get her due.
Source: AFP | 2017/6/5 17:58:39

Chinese filmgoers walk away disappointed in ‘Wonder Woman’

Released on Friday, highly anticipated Hollywood blockbuster Wonder Woman has left audiences feeling a bit disappointed.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/4 18:03:39

'Pirates of the Caribbean' sequel sails to top of box office

Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean sequel sailed to the top of the North American box office during the four-day Memorial Day weekend, raking in nearly $78.5 million, industry figures showed Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/31 17:03:39

Keri Russell gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Actress Keri Russell, best known for her role as a ruthless KGB operative in the long-running series The Americans, was honored on Tuesday with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/31 17:03:39

"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" tops Chinese box office

Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" topped Chinese box office with an estimated 464 million yuan (67.8 million US dollars) in the week ending May 28.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/31 13:18:11

'The Square' by Swedish director Ruben Ostlund wins Palme d'Or of 70th Cannes Film Festival

"The Square", directed by Swedish director Ruben Ostlund, won Sunday evening the Palme d'Or of the 70th Cannes Film Festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/29 10:28:43

Complete list of winners at 70th Cannes Film Festival main competition

Here is the complete list of the winners of the 70th Cannes Film Festival's main competition on Sunday:
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/29 10:28:14

Nicole Kidman wins Special Prize of 70th Cannes Film Festival

Nicole Kidman won Sunday evening the Special Prize of the 70th Cannes Film Festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/29 10:27:41

Grand Prize goes to (BPM) Beats Per Minute at 70th Cannes Film Festival

The Grand Prize Award of the 70th Cannes Film Festival was given Sunday evening to the (BPM) Beats Per Minute directed by French director Robin Campillo.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/29 10:27:17

American director Sofia Coppola wins Best Director Award at 70th Cannes Film Festival

Sofia Coppola won Sunday evening the Best Director Award for the movie The Beguiled at the 70th Cannes Film Festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/29 10:10:12

Best Actor Award goes to Joaquin Phoenix at 70th Cannes Film Festival

Joaquin Phoenix won Sunday evening the Best Actor Award for his acting in the movie You Were Never Really Here at the 70th Cannes Film Festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/29 10:09:19

Best Actress Award goes to Diane Kruger at 70th Cannes Film Festival

Diane Kruger won Sunday evening the Best Actress Awards for her acting in the movie In The Fade at the 70th Cannes Film Festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/29 10:09:01