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‘Great Wall’ producer on what Hollywood and China can teach each other

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With this movie, Zhang Yimou and I set out to defy every stereotype that you can think of. All the roles you constantly see Chinese actors in are not in this movie," says Peter Loehr. "There is no mafia guy, there is no triad guy, there is no prostitute…. I think when people see the movie they'll think, 'Wow, this is a big step in the right direction, and this is a true collaboration between actors in both countries and they at least have equal footing.'"
3 months ago
Jiayun Feng
By Jiayun Feng
Jiayun is a Chinese native and was born in Shanghai, where she spent her first 20 years and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism at Fudan University. Interested in writing for a global audience, she attended the NYU Graduate School of Journalism for its Global & Joint Program Studies, which allows her to pursue a journalistic career along with her interest in international relations. She has previously interned for Sixth Tone and Shanghai Daily.
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