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15 essential documentaries to watch to understand China

A selection of documentaries that will help you to understand modern China. Since Mao's death, with the consequent opening of China to the world, China...

Super Me Review (2019): A Story of Lucid Dreaming and Redemption

A journey into the depths of the mind and daily internal struggles. A film where genres like science fiction, romance, comedy, action, fantasy, adventure, and...

Interview with Gan Jianyu, director of Vortex

Gan Jianyu is a Chinese movie director. Gan Jianyu was born in 1988 in Chongqing, central China. He graduated from the Director's department of the...

Interview with Zhang Bo and Zhang Chong, directors of “The Fourth Wall”

The movie tries to break the wall that stands between us and our lives, memories and future. Zhang Chong and Zhang Bo are both graduates...

Review of Vortex directed by Jacky Gan

Vortex is a Chinese action crime drama thriller where during a kidnapping gone awry, money and morals play a crucial role. Read the Review of...

Review of The Fourth Wall by Zhang Chong, Zhang Bo

Liu Lu (Liu Lu) works in a deer farm in the mountains and one evening, during the Chinese New Year, a friend, Ma Hai...

Review of ‘The Sound Of Dali’ by Zhang Yang

The Sound Of Dali is a melodious, harmonious and peaceful journey in the romantic and poetic spirit of Dali. Review of ‘The Sound Of Dali’...

Review of “The Return” by Qin Hailu

A film on the drama of personal destiny, time, love and the importance of the return to origins and root. Read: Review of “The Return”...

‘The Eight Hundred’ pulled at the last minute at the Shanghai Film Festival

War movie 'The Eight Hundred' by Hu Guan removed as an opening film by the Shanghai Film Festival Read: ‘The Eight Hundred’ pulled at the...

40+ Chinese Movies, Anime, Documentaries to watch on Netflix, June 2019

Top Movies, Tv Shows, Anime, Documentaries from China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan available on Netflix. Read: 40+ Chinese Movies, Anime, Documentaries to watch on Netflix,...

A conversation with Yafei Qi: generational gap, environment changes, social expectations

Yafei Qi - ⻬齐亚菲, born 1987 in Shijiazhuang, Hebei Province, China, lives and works in Berlin. She majored in Film and Video Art with a...

Interview with Hao Wu, director of ‘People’s Republic of Desire’ and ‘All in my family’

Hao Wu (吴皓, Wu Hao, born 1972) is a Chinese-American film director, producer and writer, director of People’s Republic of Desire, about China’s live-streaming...

South of Clouds, documentary on Chinese Ethnic Minorities in Yunnan Province

South of Clouds (A Sud Delle Nuvole) is a documentary on the ethnic minorities of Yunnan, filmed and edited in 2002 by Dominique Musorrafiti...

Interview with Song Wen, director and co-founder of FIRST Festival in China

The Enigma of Arrival is a drama about the disappearance of a girl and the tormented fate of her young friends Read the full interview:...

Review of ‘The Enigma of Arrival’ by Song Wen

A story about friendship, love, personal perspectives, misunderstandings, and decision that goes wron. Read the full interview here: Review of ‘The Enigma of Arrival’ by...
 

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