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Holocaust survivor fled two countries to find peace and a mission in South Jersey

Atlantic City 05 Mar 2023
After her family fled Germany, they were among 20,000 Jews to find refuge in Shanghai, China, the only country at the time to allow Jews to enter without passports ... Beyond the Resource Center, Grebenschikoff published a memoir, “Once My Name Was Sara,” and was featured in two documentaries, “Shanghai Ghetto” (2002) and “Survival in Shanghai” (2018).

Q&A: Chinese filmmaker Jia Zhangke on China’s changing identity

Washington Square News 20 Feb 2023
Following in the footsteps of his previous documentary-portrait of Shanghai’s rapid modernization, “I Wish I Knew,” his latest project sees him embark on a series of interviews with a multi-generational roster of writers based in Shanxi, China about the last 70 years of Chinese history.

Mandarin fever: It seems everyone's getting it

China Daily 15 Feb 2023
More than 200,000 schools and kindergartens across the US have Chinese courses in their curricula, said Chinese Puzzle, a documentary produced by SMG News of Shanghai Media Group. More than 40 people studying Chinese in the US were interviewed for the documentary.

FEATURE:Historic Japanese bookstore's revival in China boosts cultural ties

Kyodo 14 Feb 2023
Zhao first learned about the legendary Shanghai bookstore run by Uchiyama while making a documentary featuring China-friendly bookstores overseas, one of which was Uchiyama Books Co ... Initially, the possibility of reopening the bookstore in Shanghai or Shaoxing in eastern China's Zhejiang Province, the hometown of Lu Xun, was also explored.

German expats in China receive first foreign COVID vaccines

Yahoo Daily News 05 Jan 2023
Under an agreement reached during a visit to Beijing by Chancellor Olaf Scholz in November, Germans aged 12 and older may receive their first dose or a booster of the BioNTech vaccine at a designated international hospital in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenyang, Guangzhou or Chengdu.

L'Oréal China marks 25th anniversary with exhibition in Shanghai 22 Dec 2022
L'Oréal executives toast to celebrate the company's 25th anniversary in China at a ceremony held in Shanghai, Dec ... L'Oréal China has joined hands with the Shanghai Bureau of China Media Group to co-produce and release a 10-part documentary series, "Seize the Beauty," telling the story of modern beauty in China.

Latest season of food documentary focusing on grains

China Daily 09 Dec 2022
The fourth season of food documentary Once Upon a Bite, co-directed by Chen Xiaoqing and Chen Lei, explores food cultures pertinent to grains around the globe ... The unit rent a plot of farmland on Shanghai's Chongming Island where they grew grains to record the process.

A step on the road to journey of discovery 05 Dec 2022
For hundreds of years, beifu, or porters, trudged along the wind-scoured mountain, carrying hundreds of pounds of black tea over the eastern Himalayas and into Tibet ... Salopek's journey in China is being recorded by a film crew from Shanghai Media Group's Documentary Center for a 10-episode documentary series entitled The Forever Walk. China ... .

Vietnamese movie takes top prize at Nantes

Vietnam News 29 Nov 2022
He began his film career in 1991 with the short film Eternal Sadness. His debut feature film, Living in Fear was awarded the Asian New Talent Prize for Best Film at the 2006 Shanghai International Film Festival. His documentary about ordinary people during the COVID-19 ...

Geoff Wonfor, director of Beatles ‘Anthology,’ dead at 73

Wtop 23 Nov 2022
Wonfor had been prominent in British entertainment since the 1980s, when he directed a handful of episodes of “The Tube” and made a documentary about “Shanghai Surprise,” a feature film produced by Harrison and starring Madonna and Sean Penn.

Geoff Wonfor, director of Beatles 'Anthology,' dead at 73

Times Union 22 Nov 2022
Wonfor had been prominent in British entertainment since the 1980s, when he directed a handful of episodes of “The Tube” and made a documentary about “Shanghai Surprise,” a feature film produced by Harrison and starring Madonna and Sean Penn.

Exploring what makes Chinese civilization

China Daily 14 Nov 2022
Under the guidance of the National Cultural Heritage Administration and the Publicity Department of the CPC Shanghai Municipal Committee, the documentary has invited prestigious archaeologists Yan Wenming and Qin Ling as the chief consultant and chief academic producer respectively.

Foreign explorer's epic trek in China to be showcased in new documentary

China Daily 18 Oct 2022
Co-produced by National Geographic and the Shanghai Media Group's Documentary Center, new episodes of the documentary will be broadcast on Shanghai Dragon TV at 22.00 every ...

Veteran teacher hailed in new documentary 13 Oct 2022
Yu Yi introduces one of her books to students at Shanghai Yangpu Senior High School in September, 2009 ... Shanghai will broadcast a new documentary series titled Great Educator from October 15 ... The documentary showcases Yu's life from ...

Former vice-governor of Shanxi province sentenced to 14 years in prison

China Daily 21 Sep 2022
Also on Wednesday, Gong Dao'an, former deputy mayor and police chief of Shanghai, was sentenced to life in prison for taking bribes ... Under Sun's help, Gong became head of the Public Security Bureau of Shanghai, and Liu was named as head of the ministry's cybersecurity bureau.

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