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The 8 Best Chinese Movies of 2017

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Eight Chinese movies from 2017 that are worth your attention.

Is Feng Xiaogang’s “Youth” really that controversial?

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The film's original Chinese National Day release was pushed back, purportedly for political reasons.

The best Chinese movies on Netflix

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Seven worthy Chinese movies you can watch on Netflix today!

Trailer: Feng Xiaogang’s latest movie “Youth” premieres Sep 30, 2017

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Famed Chinese director Feng Xiaogang is back with a coming-of-age People's Liberation Army romance flick (yes, that's a thing).

Asian Brilliant Stars program launches amidst Berlinale 2017

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The Asian Brilliant Stars program aims to boost international exposure for both emerging and established filmmakers from Asia.

Trailer: I Am Not Madame Bovary (China, 2016)

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Starring Fan Bingbing, I Am Not Madame Bovary (我不是潘金莲) is one of this year's most internationally anticipated Chinese films.