The 3rd edition of the China-EU Film Festival in Brussels took place from November 17 to November 20, 2017 in Flagey. This festival aims to promote Chinese movies in Europe. Such events are the best occasion to discover Chinese quality movies which are sometimes not well known in Europe. To open this festival, a panel of special guests were present to talk about cultural exchanges between China and Europe. Among them: H.E. Zhang Ming, Head of the Mission of the People’s Republic of China to the EU, Mr. Eric Philippart from the European Commission, Ms. Julie Patterson, Co-president of the Committee of the China Arts Festival in the EU, Mr. Huang Jun, President of China Children’s Association and finally Mr. Lu Chuan director of the opening movie “Born in China”. After the speeches, Mr. LU Chuan, Mr. HUANG Jun and Mr. ZHONG Hai, director of the movie “Running Like Wind”-which was screened during the festival- received the China-EU Cultural and Educational exchanges of Film Contribution Award.
Atlas International Culture was in charge of the online communication and the promotion of the event on social media and digital platforms. We also supported the organization of the opening ceremony in Flagey.