Yuting Yang

Poster for the movie "Sudden Lover"

Sudden Lover

Romantic thrillers are a rare breed in the mainland Chinese film industry, perhaps because in a closely censored film industry without ratings (in which all films need to be suitable for children), it’s hard to get the balance right for this particular genre: sexy, noir-ish, dangerous, and commercially appealing. First time director Hao Ran takes on the challenge in Sudden Lover, adding some flavours from youth film and police procedural in the mix. The results … Read more

Poster for the movie "Shanghai Panic"

Shanghai Panic

A glimpse into the lives of 4 Shanghai teenagers. Mian Mian novel We Are Panic was made into a movie, Shanghai Panic (2001), in which she also acted one of the lead roles.