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‘The Crossing’ (‘Guo Chun Tian’): Film Review

Chinese director Bai Xue's 'The Crossing,' about a schoolgirl's rite of passage as a rookie smuggler, won two awards at the Pingyao festival after its premiere in Toronto.

Director Jia Zhangke to Launch International Film Festival in Northern China

Held in the ancient city of Pingyao, the event is being described as China's first boutique cinema event, with festival veteran Marco Muller serving as artistic director.

Marco Mueller Discusses His Sudden Exit as Macao Film Festival Threatens to Sue

Festival organizers said they were considering suing the veteran festival director for his abrupt resignation, less than a month before the event is set to open.

Macao Film Festival Reveals Plans for First Edition

The inaugural movie event in southern China, headed by festival veteran Marco Mueller, will include a red-carpet competition section and four additional programming strands.

Beijing Film Festival’s Major Challenges: Horrible Air Quality, Tech Glitches, Lack of Star Power

And those are only three of the issues that China's biggest movie event is facing.

Beijing Film Fest: Marco Mueller Wants to Forge International Connections

Building links between overseas filmmakers and Chinese production and distribution is a key function of a revived fest, says the festival veteran.

Marco Mueller Unveils Selection Team for Beijing Film Festival

The festival in the Chinese capital is trying to improve its international chops.

Marco Mueller Links Up With Beijing International Film Festival

The Italian festival veteran has agreed to be Chief Advisor of the burgeoning Chinese festival.

Rome Film Fest Unveils Big Changes Ahead of Ninth Edition

Organizers say the lineup will be slimmed down, main prizes awarded based on audience votes and the main sections revamped with a focus on up-and-coming directors.

Rome Film Fest at Crossroads as 8th Edition Opens Friday

The event is part international festival, part cinema "party" -- this year's edition may decide which aspect becomes dominant.

Officials Unveil Scaled-Back Rome Film Fest

Sophomore director Marco Mueller will work with a $14 million budget -- shifting focus away from world premieres.

Politician: Rome Film Festival Has Lost Its Way

The candidate most likely to take over a region that is a primary backer says it has become too similar to the Venice festival and should return to its roots as a cinema "party."