Welcome to Bridging the Dragon, an association connecting European and Chinese film professionals

Studio Babelsberg signs strategic pact with Shanghai Film Group
Panel discussion on international co-production with China on the China Co-Production Day Cannes 2016
Miao Xiaotian, President of China Film Co-production Corporation (CFCC), at Panel Discussion on the China Co-Production Day Cannes 2016
Bridging the Dragon's project lab delegation in Beijing
Ben Ji (Reach Glory Media & Entertainment Group), Fang Li (Laurel Films), Sisi Wu (Jetavana Entertainment) and Ben Zhang (Alibaba Pictures) at Sino-European Production Seminar during EFM 2016
The first Italian-Chinese co-production "Coffee" - a film by Cristiano Bortone


The event is scheduled to take place at the Venice Film Festival and will centre around themes, stories and creativity linking Europe and China. Following the second module of Bridging the Dragon's Sino-European Project Lab, which will be held in Levico, thanks to the support of the Trentino Film Commission, on 1 September 2016 the participants and invited guests will enjoy an evening of 'matchmaking' at the Villa degli Autori to celebrate this year's edition of the China Film Forum

On 2 September 2016, the third edition of the China Film Forum at Venice Days will be held, and will be attended by Italian and Chinese scriptwriters of the likes of Shu Huan (Lost in Thailand, Lost in Hong Kong) and Yuan Yuan (Go Away Mr. Tumor). On the same day, Bridging the Dragon will offer meetings and trainings for Italian professionals on the current context, potential for and ways of engaging in co-production with China, which will also open to documentary filmmakers.

If you would like to attend any of the events, please e-mail info@bridgingthedragon.com. 

With the support of Creative Europe - MEDIA Programme of the European Union