Bridging the Dragon is an association connecting European and Chinese film industries

Jessica Chen (Easy Entertainment), Jerry Ye (Huayi Brothers) and Auyeung Poping (casting director) at the 3rd Sino-European Production Seminar 2017.
Shu Huan (Lost in Thailand, Lost in Hong Kong) and Yuan Yuan (Go Away Mr. Tumor), at panel on scripwriting between Europe and China of China Film Forum at Venice Days
Bridging the Dragon's project lab delegation in Italy
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



Bridging the Dragon and the Marché du Film, in partnership with the CNC (Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée), will present the 2nd edition of the China Co-Production Day on the 19th May 2017.

There will be a panel on 'Arthouse cinemas in China: New perspectives on production and exhibition' from 10:00 to 13:00, followed by Company Meetings between selected international and Chinese film producersfrom 14:30 to 17:30 at the Gray d'Albion Beach, Espace CNC. The China Co-Production Day offers an effective platform to connect the Chinese and European film industries. 

The producers who would like to attend the Company Meetings shall send their application to  



Bridging the Dragon, in collaboration with ARRI, will kick off the 3rd edition of the Sino-European Project lab on 13-16 June 2017 before the Shanghai International Film Festival. Six European and six Chinese film projects suitable for co-production will be selected for the Lab. Participants should be creative teams of director & producer OR writer & producer from Europe and China working on the development of feature film projects (including animation but not documentary).

If you would like to attend, please send your application to by 28th April 2017.

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