Cinema in the People's Republic of China
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- Celluloid tale of Mao's friendship with
- The Straits Times, 11 October 2000. A film
about a US journalist's friendship with the late
Chairman Mao Zedong is denounced by the journalist's
widow, who threatens to sue over alleged copyright
infringement. The film is a screen adaptation of Edgar
Snow's path-breaking 1938 book about his experiences
visiting the communist leader when his guerilla army was
still battling for survival in north-eastern China.
- China Inc is the way to vault to
- By Felix Soh, The Straits Times, 28 March
2001. The significance of the success of the made-in-Asia
film, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, goes beyond the four
Oscars it harvested at this week's Academy Awards. It
shows that China Inc works.
- Premiere Of Hollywood-made Chinese
- Xinhua, 22 April 2001.
The Pavilion of Women, is a
noticeably Hollywood-style Chinese movie, jointly produced
by Universal Pictures and the Beijing Film Studio. It
depicts an exceedingly romantic story between a Chinese lady
in south China and her American tutor.