This image released by Disney shows Yifei Liu in the title role of "Mulan." (Jasin Boland/Disney via AP) This image released by Disney shows Yifei Liu in the title role of "Mulan." (Jasin Boland/Disney via AP)
This image released by Disney shows Yifei Liu in the title role of "Mulan." (Jasin Boland/Disney via AP)
SCMP Editorial
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Editorial by SCMP Editorial

A lack of sensitivity to values has left Mulan lost in translation

  • Disney’s live action retelling of the ancient folk tale has failed at the box office in China, garnering widespread criticism for a host of issues from character stereotypes to historical inaccuracies

This image released by Disney shows Yifei Liu in the title role of "Mulan." (Jasin Boland/Disney via AP) This image released by Disney shows Yifei Liu in the title role of "Mulan." (Jasin Boland/Disney via AP)
This image released by Disney shows Yifei Liu in the title role of "Mulan." (Jasin Boland/Disney via AP)
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