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Chinese-language Cinema - Week 52

My favorite Chinese movies to date have been Hero, Journey to the West, and Wu Xia (Dragon), but Shower, House of Flying Daggers… 242 more words

Cinematographer Plans Film Featuring Historic Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Protests

Understanding the encroachment of mainland Chinese influences upon Hong Kong

“If we don’t give ourselves a voice, who will?”

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Intensive Mandarin Viewing - Week 49

Besides fertilizing my eucalyptus plantation and spending time with family, my major pursuit for the past couple of weeks has been language study, namely my Mandarin project. 519 more words

Pedro Pascal Joins 'THE GREAT WALL' Opposite Matt Damon

After making an appearance as Oberyn Martell on last season’s of HBO’s hit show Game of Thrones, actor Pedro Pascal seems to be moving forward, but this time– a film. 175 more words


King Kong Pic 'Skull Island' Moves To 2017 With New Title; Zhang Yimou's 'Great Wall' Epic Dated For 2016

Legendary pushed back its fantasy actioner Skull Island and gave it a clearer title — now it’s Kong: Skull Island, in case you didn’t know which King of the movie apes called the primordial paradise home — as the company shuffled some tentpole dates around today. 128 more words


Coming Home - Official Trailer

Lu and Feng are a devoted couple forced to separate when Lu is arrested and sent to a labor camp as a political prisoner during the Cultural Revolution. 15 more words