Qu Chuxiao in Chinese sci-fi movie The Wandering Earth, one of the biggest domestic film successes of all time in China. Hollywood films lost ground to Chinese films in the world’s second biggest film market last year.

Another US export China is learning to do without: Hollywood films, as domestic productions step up

  • Cinema box office takings in China hit a new high in 2019, led for the first time by two domestic blockbusters. Only two Hollywood films made the top 10
  • At this rate, China’s film ecosystem may soon thrive independently of Hollywood, as India’s does. Will Chinese films also compete globally with US studios’?
Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Qu Chuxiao in Chinese sci-fi movie The Wandering Earth, one of the biggest domestic film successes of all time in China. Hollywood films lost ground to Chinese films in the world’s second biggest film market last year.
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