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Director Jia Zhangke roasts Hu Xijin over his review of ‘Ash Is Purest White’

It’s widely acknowledged that Hu Xijin 胡锡进, Editor-in-Chief at the nationalist tabloid the Global Times, has many opinions. Aside from…

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Director Feng Xiaogang reportedly cut from ‘Ash is Purest White’ because of Fan Bingbing’s tax scandal

A director’s cut of Jia Zhangke’s latest movie, Ash is Purest White (江湖儿女 jiānghú érnǚ), was released in China last Friday…

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‘Sundance of China’ opens with pomp and celebrity, but not much spirit

The Pingyao International Film Festival, organized by acclaimed director Jia Zhangke, opened on Saturday with a red-carpet gala and ceremony…

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