The Diplomat Magazine


“European film festivals could learn a lot from London’s diplomatic approach to Chinese cinema”, October 30, 2018

“British film has a golden opportunity in Chinese video on demand”, August 24, 2018

“Documentaries, rom-coms – and tentative first steps in a new era of Sino-British film collaboration”, July 19, 2018

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“UK Delegation to the 12th Hangzhou Cultural and Creative Industry Expo (CCIE)”, October 2, 2018

“The Reception of British Films at Shanghai International Film Festival 2018 and Modern Cultural Diplomacy”, August 31, 2018

“The Future of Shanghai as an International and Cosmopolitan City of Culture”, with Prof. Rong Yueming (Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences), July 9, 2018

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Official Blog of the School of Journalism, Media and Culture


“The Stories of Birt Acres”, May 30, 2018

“Meet Wales One World Film Festival Director, David Gillam”, February 28, 2018

“Capturing Matters: Huawei’s Photography Revolution”, November 9, 2017

“On Wolf Warrior 2: Thoughts from Africa”, October 12, 2017

“JOMEC’s Hidden Talent: an Interview with Landscape Photographer Daniel Alford”, October 24, 2016

“A Glorious Resistance: the Power of Social Media in Modern China”, May 17, 2016

“An Interview with Wales One World Film Festival Director, David Gillam”, March 21, 2016,

“Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement, a year on: Reflections on News Media and Democracy”, October 30, 2015

“Reporting the Tianjin Explosion: Thoughts on the Chinese Media’s Performance”, August 24, 2015

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(The full list is currently being updated)

“Shall Traditions Return to Everyday Life”, April 13, 2018

“The UK-China Golden Era: Some Suggestions for Theresa May”, February 28, 2018

“BFI’s “A Century of Chinese Cinema: An Interview with Dr Victor Fan”, June 6, 2014