Category: Film

Film Screening and In Conversation

Festival of Democracy 2016, University of Sydney Film Screening (3 September) and In Conversation with Filmmaker Liu Xiangchen (5 September) Film screening: Eid al-Fitr; Return of Lost Souls  http://whatson.sydney.edu.au/events/published/film-screening-eid-al-fitr-and-return-of-lost-souls The return of China to global prominence has prompted local and foreign…

63rd Sydney Film Festival

Films from China or about the Chinese Diaspora at the 63rd Sydney Film Festival, 8-19 June 2016 LIFE AFTER LIFE (Australian Premiere) Winner of the Hong Kong International Film Festival Firebird Award, Zhang Hanyi’s auspicious debut feature is a ghost…

When China Met Africa 中非遇

Asia Pacific Screens – ANU Directed by Marc & Nick Francis 2011, 74 mins, UK Chinese with English subtitles 5:30pm – 7:30pm, Wednesday 2 Dec 2015 The Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU A historic gathering…

Taiwan Film Festival

27-28 October 2015, Dendy Opera Quays, Sydney In collaboration with Sydney College of the Arts, we are delighted to invite you two events showcasing the work of Taiwanese directors Hou Hsiao-Hsieh and Chang Tso-Chi. The Assassin 6.30pm, Tuesday, 27 October…

The Chinese Mayor

2015, 89 mins, China Directed by Hao Zhou 6:00–8:00pm, Saturday, 1 August 2015 Palace Electric Cinema, 2 Phillip Law Street, New Acton, Canberra An extraordinary insight into contemporary China, with a visionary politician trying to balance massive cultural development with…

Three Films for June 4

ANU – Asia and the Pacific Screens – Special Event The Australian Centre on China in the World, ANU, Canberra http://ciw.anu.edu.au/events/asiapacificscreens/   Wednesday 3 Jun, 5:30 pm Black Cannon Incident 黑炮事件 (1985, 94 mins, China) Directed by Huang Jianxin 黄建新…

Sydney Film Festival

The Chinese Mayor 10am Friday 5 June: State Theatre 12.30pm Sunday 7 June: Dendy Opera Quays Cinema Though it was once the capital of Imperial China, little of Datong’s former glory remains. It’s now the most polluted city in the…

Lessons in Dissent

Co-presented with Department of Media and Communications, the University of Sydney, and USYD HKPASS (Hong Kong Public Affairs and Social Service Society) 2.30pm – 5.00pm, 22 May 2015 S226 MECO Seminar Room, Level 2, John Woolley Building (A20) Lessons in…

China’s Three Dreams

Co-presented with the Sydney Ideas and CoInEd (Comparative and International Education Network) at the Faculty of Education and Social Work , University of Sydney 4.00pm – 6.30pm, Monday 4 May 2015 Old Geology Theatre Edgeworth David Building, off Science Rd…

Taiwan Film Festival

The Australian Centre on China in the World (CIW), ANU, and the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) are co-hosting the Taiwan Film Festival 臺灣電影節 in Canberra, 20-22 March 2015. From the romance and action of box office…