Embassy Newsletter September 2016
Autumn has arrived with cooler weather and a flurry of activities and events. Norwegian filmmakers and designers have been to China for various events this month. Both the China Women’s Film Festival and Beijing Design Week had participants from Norway.
As autumn continues on we enter into October and a month filled with cultural events in both Norway and China. The second edition of the Film Festival Beyond Frozen Point: Stories From the North is continuing its tour around China, coming to Beijing on 29 Oct- Nov 6, and then continuing to Xian. The focus for this year’s festival is Change and Climate Change in particular.The Sino-Norwegian Architecture Forum that took place during the Beijing Design Week also focused on the environmental aspects of architecrue under the topic Zero Emission Architecture.
In mid-October, Norwegian movie Mustang will be shown during the 15th International Student Film and Video Festival in Beijing as one of the finalist films and the Beijing Live Art Festival will be visited by Svalbard based artist Stein Henningsen. Follow our website for articles and event information!
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