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Exploring the Boundaries of Film Genres

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Time and Location

Saturday, December 21
Registration:   5:30-6:00 pm
Speaker's Talk: 6:00-7:00 pm
Q&A:7:00-7:30 pm

Yale Center Beijing
8 Jianguomenwai Avenue, 36th Floor, Tower B, IFC Building (Yong’anli Station, Exit C)

Registration and Fees

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RMB 40 for Yale alumni; RMB 60 for regular admission; RMB 100 for on-site registration.

Note: Seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis.


The language of the event will be Chinese.

The Event

On December 21, Dong Runnian, a well-established Chinese Screenwriter and Director, will join his producer to give a talk at Yale Center Beijing on "Exploring the Boundaries of Film Genres". He will share with the audience his two-decade experience in screenwriting as well as his reflection on and insights into the development of Chinese film and TV industry.

The Speaker

Dong Runnian
Screenwriter & Director

Dong graduated from Communication University of China with a Bachelor’s Degree in Directing and a Master’s Degree in Film Studies. His screenplay works include Mr. Six, Crazy Alien, Breakup Buddies, The Chef,The Actor,The Scoundrel. He won Golden Rooster Award for Best Writing for Mr. Six in 2017. His directorial debut Gone With The Light is currently shown in cinema.

Yale Club of Media, Entertainment and Education China(YCMEE China)is an interest group initiated by Yale alumni working in or interested in the related industry in China. Our mission is to serve the Yale community by fostering idea and knowledge sharing in the context MEEs and cross-cultural and cross-industry exchanges.

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