"Black Coal Thin Ice" earned a trio of top prizes at the China Film Directors' Guild Awards.
Early favorite "Black Coal, Thin Ice," has tough night; actor-director Chen Jian-bin claims three awards.
HONG KONG – Taiwan is to allow more mainland Chinese films to receive import and theatrical distribution. Taiwan has previously maintained an annual quota of just ten Chinese films per year to play…
Non-conformist Chinese auteur Lou Ye has always trained his sensuous gaze on outsiders, and in "Blind Massage," he explores the fringe existence of sight-impaired masseurs and masseuses from an…
Below are clips of Lou Ye’s Chinese-French film “Blind Message.” The Wild Bunch film will unspool in Competition.
More “blind massage” on Variety.com
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