Warner Bros.' superhero film "Shazam!" took top spot of North American box office with a massive 53.45 million U.S. dollars debut through Sunday.
China should accelerate the teaching of various foreign languages, not just English, as the country's Belt and Road Initiative progresses, experts said.
China's rich history and culture provide film scriptwriters with a reservoir of inspiration to develop stories for global audiences, said a U.S.
Leonardo da Vinci's “Salvator Mundi,” a painting of Jesus Christ, seems to have gone missing.
"Xiaojing Hutong," a beloved play that portrays everyday life in Beijing's traditional hutong alleyways in the second half of last century, will return to the city's main theater next week.
The Chinese publishers took part in the 35th International Book Fair of Tunis which started on Friday, bringing books translated into French or Arabic to enable Tunisians to learn more about modern China.
On Tomb Sweeping Day, Chinese families pay homage at the tombs of their ancestors, clean the grave sites and offer sacrifices. It is also a time when spring is in the air.
Jia Zhangke, an essential figure in China's "sixth generation" of filmmakers and one of the country's most inventive and engaged directors, has also found similarities between filmmaking and working as a lawmaker.
Mo Yan's rural upbringing has informed much of his literary oeuvre. In a recent interview with Gong Ziming, he discusses his journey and pursuit of inspiration.
Domestic film "Song of Youth" was the highest grossing film on the Chinese mainland market on Wednesday, according to China Movie Data Information Network on Thursday.
A pair of historically accurate Heavenly Lanterns (tian deng) created by the Palace Museum sold for 10.6 million yuan (1.58 million U.S. dollars) at a charity auction Tuesday.
The latest natural history documentary from BBC Earth, One Planet: Seven Worlds, will screen in China and the UK this autumn, BBC Studios announced at a press conference in Beijing on Thursday.
Chinese and Americans share many cross-cultural interests, such as movies, music, fashion, and now one of the hottest trends on both continents is... sneakers.
U.S. local government officials said Sunday the celebrating Chinese cultural events can shorten distance and foster more exchanges between Chinese and Americans.
The Japanese government announced Monday that "Reiwa" will be the name of Japan's new era to start on May 1, when Crown Prince Naruhito ascends the Chrysanthemum throne succeeding his father Emperor Akihito.
The story of young Venetian merchant and explorer Marco Polo is to be retold to his compatriots, as the Carlo Felice Theater (CFT) signed in Rome a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on original opera Marco Polo with its Chinese producer to have the opera open the theater's 2019-2020 season.
An annual ceremony and dozens of events paying homage to Huangdi, or the Yellow Emperor — regarded as a common ancestor for all Chinese — are set to be held in Northwest China's Shaanxi province before and after Qingming Festival on April 5, according to the province's work committee for public memorial services of the Yellow Emperor.
In Mexico, the archaeological ruins of Chichen Itza draw millions of tourists every year. It's a city built by the ancient Maya, which was then mysteriously abandoned to the jungle hundreds of years ago. Yet archaeologists continue to make new discoveries in a city they believe only a fifth of which has been discovered.
An exhibition in Beijing showcasing democratic reforms in the Tibet autonomous region provides detailed insights on the historical movement that ended a social system based on the oppression and economic exploitation of serfs and slaves/
Three major museums in Beijing, including the Palace Museum and the National Museum of China, will take part in an exhibition held at a cultural festival in Xiong'an New Area, Hebei Province, in April.
Bright and colorful pictures depicting Chinese landscapes and cultural activities like lion dancing and paper-cutting are attracting hundreds of visitors at the opening of 2019 Ottawa Travel and Vacation Show on Saturday.
Social benefits created by state-owned troupes will be assessed by authorities, of which the results will serve as an essential basis for troupes to apply for funding and subsidies as well as a major indicator of troupe executives' performance.
Authentic Chinese cuisines will be up for grabs during a food festival next month in New York City's Queens borough, which aims to showcase the diverse regional culinary culture of China as well as boost local small businesses.
Chinese archaeologists have selected the top 10 archaeological discoveries in China in 2018, the list of which was released here on Friday by the State Administration of Cultural Heritage:
The Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, Gansu province, will take on a new batch of 10 volunteers to serve as docents for 40 days in May and June.
After quitting a stable job and pursuing studies in the UK for the love of art, a woman in central China’s Wuhan City has created amazingly realistic cakes that feature Chinese culture and traditions.
Teahouse, a masterpiece written by Chinese novelist and dramatist Lao She, has been adapted into an immersive, bilingual play and staged recently in New York City by the Princeton Chinese Theatre (PCT).
The Chinese film The Human Comedyhas outperformed Disney'sDumbobased on pre-release sales receipts.
Elegance is the only beauty that never fades, and the age is merely a number. Many people are familiar with this concept, while seldom can achieve it. Recently, a group of grandmothers from Wuhan, central China’s Hubei province, win applause from audience through their elegant and energetic show.
China's Terracotta Warriors had helped Liverpool's World Museum become the most visited English museum outside London in 2018, it was announced Wednesday.