Venue: Grand Ballroom, Beijing Yanqi Lake International Convention &Exhibition Center

  Host: Organizing Committee of the Beijing International Film Festival

  Organizer: Beijing International Film Festival Co., Ltd.

  Planning Executive: Midnight Blur Films

  2020 marks the tenth year of the Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF).Over the past decade, the BJIFF has walked the talk and evolved into a destination where filmmakers gather together from all over the world.It continues to reflect the very latest in the development of China’s film industry. On the special occasion, the workshop and masterclass are to be launched at the 10th BJIFF. We plan to invite world-renowned directors, screenwriters and producers to engage in discussions and share their views with a focus on the experience and concepts of film creation, opportunities and challenges of film development and other topics, and pass on valuable spiritual treasure of images and stories. The program aims to become a bridge between filmmakers and fans.

  Guest Moderator: 

  Xiang Zhen, Chinese hostess

  Guests:

  Andre Morgan, Co-chairman of the Chinese American Film Festival

  Ellen Eliasoph, producer

  Ang Lee, director, screenwriter and producer of Chinese language films

  Larry Yang, director and screenwriter

  Gu Xiaogang, director and screenwriter

  Jessica Hausner, Austrian director

  Stanley Kwan, well-known director of Hong Kong, China

  Qi Xi, actress

  Xiong Ying, film producer and film & television fund manager