Television drama Premier Zhou Enlai fits the patriotic bill in the run-up to the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. Photo: Weibo Television drama Premier Zhou Enlai fits the patriotic bill in the run-up to the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. Photo: Weibo
Television drama Premier Zhou Enlai fits the patriotic bill in the run-up to the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. Photo: Weibo
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No period dramas or pop idols: Chinese censors say patriotic shows must mark 70th anniversary of People’s Republic

  • Broadcasters told content in August must be ‘appropriate for the whole environment’
  • Sina TV survey of 783,000 people shows 39 per cent of viewers unhappy with restrictions

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Television drama Premier Zhou Enlai fits the patriotic bill in the run-up to the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. Photo: Weibo Television drama Premier Zhou Enlai fits the patriotic bill in the run-up to the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. Photo: Weibo
Television drama Premier Zhou Enlai fits the patriotic bill in the run-up to the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. Photo: Weibo
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