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2016 Hengdian Highlights
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  With the approaching Spring Festival, the 2017 New Year’s Banquet for Hengdian World Studios was held at the International Trade Building.

  About 55 of the crews who film in Hengdian Studios attended the banquet, including the crew of The Legend of Empress Ruci, The Legend of Beauty Li, and Zhaoge. TV stars such as He Rundong, Gao Shuguang, Li Chun, Jing Chao, He Minghan and Liu Tingyu also got together to celebrate the new year.

       According to the available data, from its foundation through the end of 2016, Hengdian World Studios has hosted over 1800 crews. In 2016, it hosted 271 crews. The Hengdian Film Industry Experimental Zone has 705 companies and 401 studios. The accumulated tax preferential sum in the zone has reached 2.5 billion RMB.

  Last year, many popular and award-winning television dramas, movies, and webisodes were made in Hengdian World Studios, such as The Ambition of Qingyun, The Mystic Nine, The Legend of Zhao Yun, The Legend of a Female Physician and a Concubine, The Legend of The Condor Heroes, and The Beautiful Half Monster. Some of them have attractive plots; some have famous stars; some are adapted from popular novels.

  On January 12, The Ambition of Qingyun — a popular web series—broadcasted its season two finale. The first season of The Ambition of Qingyun was broadcasted by Anhui Satellite TV.     

The Ambition of Qingyun

       So far, the online broadcast of the series The Ambition of Qingyun has garnered 27 billion views. Li Yifeng, Zhao Liying, Yang Zi, Cheng Yi, and Qin Junjie star in the series, which is an adaptation of Xiao Ding’s The Legend of Chusen; this costume drama has attracted much attention since its filming at Hengdian.

  The Mystic Nine, adapted from Nanpai Sanshu's The Mystic Nine, is another web series that has met with success. It was shot in Hengdian from November 24, 2015 to March 7, 2016. Just two months after it was first uploaded, it had already been viewed more than 10 billiontimes, making it the first web series with over 10 billion views online. It was broadcasted by Dragon TV on July 4, 2016. In addition, The Legend of Zhao Yun, The Legend of a Female Physician and a Concubine, and the newly shot The Legend of The Condor Heroes stimulated heated discussion on the Internet.

       Produced by Hengdian World Studios, the action-comedy For a Few Bullets and the animated movie Throne of Elf appeared at the 19th Shanghai International Film Festival. Both of them had good showings at the box office. Produced by Hengdian World Studios and the Jinhua Daily Media Group, a romantic drama called The Distant Marriage was broadcasted on CCTV 8 on April 4, 2016.

  Luozi and Jinzi, another television drama produced by Hengdian World Studios, tells a story of Luozi, the peasant, who came home with a great deal of gold that he acquired accidently during the war at Xiangjiang River. Later, he decided to return the gold and joined the Red Army accompanied by a girl called Hua Gu.  (By Tang Xuyu from Jinhua Daily, translated by Li Ziyi, edited by Xiamara Hohman)

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