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'Wolf Warrior 2' producer talks about foreign media's change in attitude toward the film


No matter if it is a screenplay praising Chinese heroism or dealing with being called "China's Wolf Warrior Diplomat" by foreign media, "we need to and have the right to ...

Showing off wealth becoming trendy among young entertainers

Several young Chinese entertainers' parents have reportedly been mired in huge debts, following a trend for young entertainers to show off their wealth to fans who delight in talking about their identity as a “rich second generation.”
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/3 23:58:33

Chinese photographer challenges stereotypes by capturing images of senior fashion

When Chinese photographer Qin Xiao began taking pictures of elderly passersby on the street to highlight and show their fashion choices to the public, he never imagined that the project would end up changing stereotypes about seniors.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 2:26:23

China's Tibetan Opera performers keep art form alive through innovation

A total of six traditional Tibetan operas have been adapted to modern operas, as part of a project to digitize eight traditional Tibetan operas, Chinese media reported on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/3 19:00:27

Sundance film festival unveils COVID-19 pandemic screening plan

The Sundance film festival unveiled plans Wednesday to screen premieres at drive-ins and arthouse theaters across the US and online, as the movie industry continues to adapt to the crippling effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Source: AFP | 2020/12/3 18:28:42

Planetary danger

Climate change has become the biggest threat to UN-listed natural World Heritage sites like glaciers and wetlands, and has pushed Australia's Great Barrier Reef into “critical” condition, conservationists said Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2020/12/3 18:28:40

Demand for S.African 'superfood' on the rise

Floppy hats and face masks on, hundreds of workers carefully pick a bumper crop of blueberries on the sunny slopes of the Groenlandberg, a spur of South Africa's Hottentots Holland Mountains.
Source: AFP | 2020/12/3 17:18:40

'Wolf Warrior 2' producer talks about foreign media's change in attitude toward the film

No matter if it is a screenplay praising Chinese heroism or dealing with being called "China's Wolf Warrior Diplomat" by foreign media, "we need to and have the right to speak," said Lü Jianmin, the producer of the Chinese blockbuster film Wolf Warrior 2, in response to critiques from overseas media.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/3 17:13:40

Mutton, the perfect ingredient for a winter meal

The mutton presented as a gift from Mongolia was served to Chinese medical workers who fought on the frontline against coronavirus in Central China's Hubei Province on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/3 1:47:52

Netizens express concern for their idols as new coronavirus cases pop up among celebrities

Two members of South Korean girl band Everglow, Chinese singer Yiren and South Korean singer Sihyeon, tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday. The two are the latest COVID-19 infection cases in the South Korean entertainment industry.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/2 21:37:07

Sharing 'paocai' pictures trends on Chinese social media

In reaction to anger from South Korean netizens over the ownership of pickled cabbage, Chinese netizens have begun uploading pictures of various pickled vegetable dishes from their hometowns to social media in an effort to show off China's rich pickled vegetable history.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/2 19:21:57

Crime film 'Caught in Time' continues leading China's daily box office

Chinese action crime film Caught in Time remained at the top seat of the Chinese mainland box-office chart on Tuesday, grossing about 11.43 million yuan ($1.74 million), data from the China Movie Data Information Network showed Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/12/2 19:21:57

'Juno' star Elliot Page comes out as transgender

The Oscar-nominated star of Juno has come out as transgender, introducing himself as Elliot Page on Tuesday in social media posts that voiced joy at sharing the news - but also fear over a possible backlash.
Source: AFP | 2020/12/2 16:23:40

Peru's Machu Picchu to ease COVID-19 visitor limit: Culture Ministry

The Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, the crown jewel of Peru's tourist sites, will increase its daily visitor limit to more than 1,000, the Culture Ministry said Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2020/12/2 16:18:40