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Media and Culture in Contemporary China: The View from the Industry

Videocast of Session 2 from the October 21 conference held at UCLA.

Duration: 1:10:37

A two-day conference featuring Chinese Producer Zhang Jizhong, sponsored by the UCLA-USC Joint East Asian Studies Center and held on the UCLA and USC campuses

Friday, October 21, 2011
James West Alumni Center

Session 2: The State of the Film & Television Industry in Contemporary China: The View from the Industry

Moderator: Martin Kaplan, Director, Norman Lear Center, USC Annenberg School

  • Mike Medavoy, chairman and CEO, Phoenix Pictures, and co-founder of Orion Pictures
  • William M. Mechanic, president and CEO of Pandemonium Films, and former chairman and CEO of Fox Filmed Entertainment
  • Janet Yang, president of Manifest Films, and former president of production of Oliver Stone’s Ixtlan Productions
  • Teddy Zee, president, Teddy Zee Productions, and former senior production executive at Paramount and Columbia
  • Peter Shiao, founder and CEO, Orb Media Group

Link to conference page