A scene from One Second by Zhang Yimou. The film is in competition at the Berlin film festival.

Berlin film festival: Chinese films up against strong field, including Netflix drama, for Golden Bear

  • Wang Xiaoshuai’s So Long, My Son and Zhang Yimou’s One Second are among 17 films vying for the Berlinale’s Golden and Silver Bear prizes
  • A record seven films directed by women are in the running, including Netflix’s Elisa and Marcela by Isabel Coixet
Topic |   Cinema

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A scene from One Second by Zhang Yimou. The film is in competition at the Berlin film festival.
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Awkwafina at the Sundance Film Festival this week promoting the film The Farewell. Photo: AP

Crazy Rich Asians star Awkwafina on life, laughs and Lucy Liu at Sundance Film Festival

  • The 29-year-old Asian-American rapper, writer, YouTube sensation and actress is one of biggest names at the Sundance Film Festival
  • We talk to her about her two high-profile films at the festival, her role in the next Jumanji film, and why her grandma made her who she is today
Topic |   Crazy Rich Asians

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Awkwafina at the Sundance Film Festival this week promoting the film The Farewell. Photo: AP
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