Chinese Cinemas in the 21st Century: Production, Consumption, Imagination

Events


Consumption

23 - 24 January 2013, University of Amsterdam & International Film Festival Rotterdam

  • Day 1 workshop with talks by leading academics and a roundtable discussion with film festival researchers.
  • Keynote address by Professor Julian Stringer (University of Nottingham), “The Consumption of Chinese Cinema at International Film Festivals: Three Propositions”
  • Closing address by Professor Patricia Pisters,”Madness, Miracles, Machines – Living in a delirious world without walls.”
  • Day 2 roundtable discussion with film festival programmers.
  • Attendance at International Film Festival Rotterdam for viewings of festival films and discussions between academics, directors, and programmers.

Imagination

9 - 11 July 2012, University of Exeter

  • A launch event featuring a keynote address by Professor Rey Chow (Duke University), "China as Documentary in the Age of Hypermediality: Some Basic Questions."
  • A one-day conference on the 10th July focussing on the role of imagination in the production and consumption of Chinese cinemas in the 21st century.
  • A one-day workshop on the 11th July for postgraduates working on Chinese cinemas.

For more information, visit the conference webpage.


Consumption

Amsterdam, January 2013


Production

Singapore, July 2013


Symposium

Taiwan, December 2013