Global EditionASIA 中文双语Français
Home / Culture

Canada Golden Maple Film Festival: Bringing Chinese culture to big screen

By Yin Weihao | | Updated: 2019-11-29 17:15
Share - WeChat
A group photo of Canada Golden Maple Film Festival. [Photo provided to]

Bringing Chinese and Canadian culture together in the film industry, a press conference for this year's Canada Golden Maple Film Festival was held in Beijing on Tuesday.

The event, an international festival supported by all three levels of government and by the Chinese government, aims to help spread "Chinese culture through films to the North American audience" and promote "a greater understanding of Chinese culture," according to the official website of the Canada Golden Maple Film Festival.

The Canada Golden Maple Film Festival is held in September every year in British Columbia, Canada, and screens outstanding films throughout major city's theaters.

The film festival's judges consist of directors, screenwriters, special effects experts, critics, filmmakers and related professionals from the US and Canada.

Besides awarding shortlisted films, the festival also holds Film Forum and other activities for movie lovers and professionals to promote, inspire, interact and exchange at an academic level.

Most Popular
Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349