Senior CPC official calls for more high-quality Chinese films

Added On November 21, 2019

The 28th China Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival has kicked off in the city of Xiamen, in southeast China's Fujian Province. China Report has the story. Huang Kunming, a member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and head of the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee attended the opening ceremony on Tuesday. He stressed the importance of innovation for developing high-quality domestic films during a speech at the national film festival. Noting that Chinese movies are currently experiencing a "golden age", Huang said people in the industry should practice core socialist values and take a people-centered approach to produce more high-quality films. The top official announced plans to hold the Golden Rooster Awards every year in response to huge demand for the event and encouraged film practitioners to tell China's stories well. Over 1,000 film industry representatives are in Xiamen for this year's film festival. Golden Rooster Awards will be awarded during the film festival, which will last until Saturday.