A total of 87 films, including three Chinese-language films, are competing in the Foreign Language Film category of the 91st Academy Awards, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Monday.
China will enhance cooperation in cultural relics protection with countries and regions participating in the Belt and Road Initiative, according to a guideline released by the general offices of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and the State Council.
In an era when emails and messaging apps prevail, the experience of writing a letter with an ink pen seems to be antiquated. Post offices now function more like delivery stations for mailing parcels and letters are mostly a thing of the past.
The Chinese custom of flying lanterns goes back centuries. However, while the lanterns are symbols of peace and good fortune, they are now under threat.
Qidan, also known as Khitan, was a nomadic ethnic tribe that established the Liao Dynasty (916-1125) and dominated the vast area of former Manchuria, Mongolia and parts of northern China for over 200 years.
As the origin of the ancient Silk Road, the city of Xi'an is part of a revival of the rich Silk Road culture.I am pleased to have a chance to be a judge at this event,” Marian Khatchvani, Georgian film director and media honor international juror, told CGTN. The festival uses movies as a medium.
China's box office during the week-long National Day holiday exceeded 1.9 billion yuan (274 million U.S.Produced by rising production company Mahua FunAge, the film has raked in a total of 516 million yuan in the box office.
China's tax authorities reminded filmmakers, television production companies and related sectors, as well as those in high-income brackets, to look closely into their own taxpaying practices before Dec. 31.
The box-office take for this year's just concluded week-long National Day holiday experienced a significant decline over last year, according to estimates on Sunday.
Sony's superhero film "Venom" dominated North American box office with an estimated 80.03 million U.S.The plot follows a hard-drinking musician who discovers and falls in love with a young singer, Lady Gaga's first lead role on the big screen.
"A Sunday without brunch is incomplete," said Jarrod Verbiak, head chef of Bistrot B, a French restaurant in a high-end hotel in Beijing.
The animated series "Legend of the Silk Road," introducing historical stories about the ancient Silk Road trade routes, will be screened in China on Monday.
More sections of the wall surrounding the Forbidden City in the heart of Beijing are now open to the public, reported the Beijing Daily on Thursday.
The National Gemstone Testing Center is holding an exhibition of treasured amber at Caibai Department Store in Beijing during the National Day holiday. The display includes a piece of amber with shrimp and a piece of amber with a lizard from the Baltic Sea.
As the purchasing power of the tech-savvy younger generation grows, a whole new business has emerged surrounding intellectual property rights related to online literature, TV dramas, films, digital games and comics. And that business is gaining momentum all across China.
A British street artist made his painting self-destruct on Friday moments after it was auctioned for 1.042 million British pounds (1.37 million U.S. dollars) at Sotheby's in London.
The animated series "Legend of the Silk Road," introducing historical stories from along the ancient Silk Road trade routes, will be screened in China Monday.
A total of 666 pianos were played simultaneously by 639 participants in Wuqiang County of Hebei Province on Saturday, setting a new world record.
A group of 30 Chinese physical education (PE) teachers visited four primary schools in the United States in the week, bringing martial arts education to local students.
Archaeologists in southwest China's Yunnan Province have unearthed a cluster of 209 tombs believed to be from between the late Neolithic and early Bronze age.
Around 3,000 antiques from Chinese families are being displayed at the Taiyuan Art Museum in Shanxi Province to show China's changes over the past 40 years.
"Project Gutenberg," a crime thriller starring Chow Yun-Fat and Aaron Kwok, became the apparent winner of China's box office during the lucrative National Day holiday, according to data released by online movie ticket service Maoyan on Friday.
There are a total of 530 Confucius Institutes and 1,113 Confucius Classrooms in 149 countries and regions around the world, according to the Confucius Institute Headquarters during its annual "Open Day."
Nearly 40 percent of the 6,700 existing languages around the globe are endangered, with many only spoken among the elderly. One possible way to protect these languages is the younger generations.
A museum in Hong Kong has been crowned winner of the Asia Pacific region's New Culture Destinations of the Year title at the 2018 Leading Culture Destinations Awards in London.
"Good evening, everyone. It's a great pleasure for me to join you here to enjoy this traditional Chinese cultural feast," Charlie Hoffs, a Stanford University freshman, said in fluent Chinese when speaking at a Confucius Institute Day celebration here this weekend.
Chinese-French painter Zao Wou-Ki's artwork Juin-Octobre 1985 was sold at 510,371,000 HK dollars (about 65,245,829 U.S. dollars) at Sotheby's Modern Art Evening Sale in Hong Kong on Sunday, establishing a world auction record for an oil painting by an Asian artist.
"Ying" (Shadow), the latest production of well-known Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou, hit big screens across China from Sunday.
Since the time of the Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 220), Dunhuang has been the "throat" connecting the Central Kingdom with the Western Regions.
Shanghai unveiled a series of promotional videos on Sunday for the upcoming China International Import Expo to be held in November.