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HONG KONG FILM REMOVED FROM TOKYO FILM FESTIVAL

September 26, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The Hong Kong-produced movie Floating City has been withdrawn from the Tokyo Film Festival, following violent protests on the Chinese mainland last week over Japan’s decision to “nationalize” the disputed Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea. Britain’s Screen Daily quoted a festival spokesman as saying, “Although we have strongly requested those involved not to […]