Chinese director He Ping received an honorable mention at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Despite its long and proud history, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has never been a popular topic for major Chinese TV programs, but a new documentary is set to change that.
After 11 days of buzz and excitement, the 40th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) came to a conclusion Sunday, with the film Room winning the top honor and Toronto filmmaker Alan Zweig taking the Platform prize from an international jury.
Director Guan Hu and actress Liang Jing arrive on the red carpet for the film "Mr. Six" during the 40th Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada, September 16, 2015. TIFF runs from September 10-20.
This year marks the 70th anniversary since the end of the war and the victory of Chinese People's War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression (1937-45). Here we list films that recount history from different periods of time.
Here we list eight Chinese classic war films which encapsulate the bravery and wisdom of the Chinese who fought courageously on the frontline and even sacrificed their lives to earn the peace we have today.
Ten films featuring the events of WWII have been chosen to commemorate the victory and show the desire for everlasting peace.
This year is the centennial of Chinese film. In 1905, China shot its first film, Ding Jun Shan, which was also considered as China's first kung fu film by some people.
Art movies are those non-commercial movies for the sake of arts. In the 1990s, China made fruitful achievements in making art movies. The representative directors are Zhang Yimou and Chen Kaige, who have won international awards once and again.
The films celebrating the Chinese New Year are a big success in the end of the 20th century. The New Year's Films mainly have two features: the contents and stories have something to do the New Year and the Spring Festival, and these films have relatively good comic entertainment effect, create festive atmosphere and play the role of celebrating the festivals.
It is this generation of directors that really brought Chinese films to the world stage, and gained worldwide recognition and acknowledgement.
Zhang Ziyi, the young and vibrant Chinese actress, has been hailed as a shining star in the East.