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Filmmakers from China, India seek to strengthen cooperation


The curtains came down on the 9th Beijing International Film Festival Saturday night. Indian films were considered one of the biggest highlights of the annual festival. Indian film Fear won ...

China's online authors grow 3.82 mln in 3 years

China had 8.62 million online authors as of 2018, a significant increase from 4.8 million in 2015, according to a national conference on digital reading.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/14 23:51:23

China-Netherlands children's film industry exchange activities held

A series of China-Netherlands children's film industry exchange activities are being held from April 13 to 20 as part of the Beijing International Film Festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/14 22:45:11

China tests role of hip-hop dance in poverty alleviation

China has launched a public welfare program to promote hip-hop dance in schools in impoverished areas in hopes that it can boost students' fitness and self-confidence.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/14 22:43:11

9th Beijing International Film Festival kicks off in China's capital city

Movie fans cheered and snapped pictures as film stars took to the red carpet at the 9th Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) on Saturday night.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/14 17:58:40

When traditions fade, Native Americans dance to remember

For 56 years, Louis Mofsie has danced with his troupe, making Native American heritage shine and ensuring that age-old steps live on, even if their tribes of origin may have forgotten them.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/14 17:33:39

How to watch Game of Thrones season 8 in China?

On the March 6, US television network HBO released the final trailer for Game of Thrones Season 8, getting 81 million views within 24 hours across different platforms, the hottest trailer for the show ever.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/14 17:28:40

Chinese artist Qi Ji tackles environmental protection

A total of 70 people wearing Chinese masks featuring the faces of traditional baby dolls marched through Beijing's 798 Art District with a giant toy Chinese sturgeon to raise public awareness about environmental protection on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/14 17:28:40

A lifetime of art

A new exhibition featuring a series of renowned works from veteran Chinese artist Jin Shangyi opened at the National Museum of China on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/14 17:28:39

People's Daily launches People's Premier League

On Thursday, the operations center for People's E-sports was officially established at the offices of the People's Daily Press in Beijing. A roadmap for People's E-sports industry planning, e-sports industry media strategic planning and the People's Premier League was also released.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/14 17:23:40

Chinese proficiency contest held in Latvia

The 16th Chinese Bridge, an annual Chinese proficiency contest for school kids, college students and adult learners of Chinese, was held at the University of Latvia on Friday and Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/14 17:23:39

Xinjiang's Jimsar county to host marathon in June

The 2019 Tianshan Marathon will be held on June 30 in Jimsar county, Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, organizers announced on Saturday at a press conference.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/13 15:45:00

Spartan Race's 12-hour 'Hurricane Heat' urban challenge kicks off in Beijing

The 12-hour "Hurricane Heat" Urban Challenge, a part of the 2019 Spartan Race, kicked off at the Kerry Hotel in Beijing on Friday, marking the first time the race has debuted in a city's Central Business District (CBD).
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/13 13:41:30

Chinese Dance Academy puts on acclaimed performance in Riga

The artists of the Beijing Dance Academy put on a successful show on Wednesday during the 24th International Baltic Ballet Festival, and are slated to give a master class in classical Chinese dancing on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/12 15:19:56