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Disney's "Aladdin" continues to lead Chinese mainland box office


Disney's live-action "Aladdin" topped the Chinese mainland box office for a third day on Sunday after its Friday debut, the China Movie Data Information Network said Monday.

Utah holds exhibition to honor Chinese railroad workers' contribution

A photo exhibition is held in the western American state of Utah throughout May to commemorate thousands of Chinese workers' contributions to building the first US transcontinental railroad.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/12 16:55:02

'Shared Inspiration'

A new exhibition featuring artworks from Asian artists kicked off on Friday at the National Art Museum of China as a warm up event for the upcoming Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/12 16:33:39

Chinese streaming site iQiyi to set national standard for interactive films in China

"Why can't Chinese film and TV companies produce successful interactive films like Black Mirror: Bandersnatch? " said Gong Yu, CEO of Chinese streaming platform iQiyi, at the company's annual World Conference in Beijing on Thursday, talking about the development of interactive films.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/12 16:28:40

Beijing Performance & Arts Group announces May performance season lineup

As part of its 10th anniversary celebrations, the Beijing Performance & Arts Group released the lineup for its annual May Performance Season on Thursday. A total of 20 stage works from various theaters within the group will be staged at 12 venues across the city.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/12 16:28:39

NCPA streams dance drama in 4K

Using the latest 5G technology, the National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) in Beijing live streamed its dance drama The Railway to Tibet in 4K high resolution at the Capital Cinema on Saturday night.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/12 16:23:39

WeChat subway exhibitions seek to enrich people's commute in Beijing

Beijing's Line 10 subway is one of the busiest lines in the city, carrying over 1 million passengers on daily basis. Now, six cars on the line are carrying a bit more: a special exhibition of art for passengers to enjoy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/12 15:48:39

China's Old Summer Palace launches porcelain restoration project

China's The Old Summer Palace (Yuanmingyuan) has launched a project called Repair 1860 on Friday. The project aims to restore imperial porcelains from more than 100,000 fragments that have been unearthed at the palace.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/12 14:18:55

Art exhibition on "Picasso of China" held in Silicon Valley

An exhibition on the famous Chinese artist Zhang Daqian, also known as Chang Dai-chien, opened on Saturday in Silicon Valley to commemorate the 120th anniversary of his birth.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/12 11:13:14