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, in collaboration with ARRI, kicked off the 3rd edition of the Sino-European Project lab on 13-16 June 2017 in Nanjing before the Shanghai International Film Festival. Five European and six Chinese film projects suitable for co-production were selected for the Lab. 

After the success of the previous editions, the aim of the initiative is still to foster the development of projects suitable for collaboration between the European and Chinese film industries. Film projects from China and Europe were tutored by respected scriptwriters and production experts, in order to help overcome cultural differences and improve their feasibility. Once more the event became an inspiring think tank with open speeches and discussions, offering the chance to selected film professionals to establish personal relationships. Read more


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