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CGTN published this video item, entitled “Curtain due to raise on 24th Shanghai Int’l Film Festival” – below is their description.
The jury list for the 24th Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) was recently announced. SIFF will be held from June 11-20, with the Golden Goblet Awards ceremony on June 19. The festival officially opened its ticket sales channel on June 5. During the festival, more than 400 films are due to be shown in 40 cinemas.CGTN YouTube Channel
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Shanghai, on China’s central coast, is the country’s biggest city and a global financial hub. Its heart is the Bund, a famed waterfront promenade lined with colonial-era buildings. Across the Huangpu River rises the Pudong district’s futuristic skyline, including 632m Shanghai Tower and the Oriental Pearl TV Tower, with distinctive pink spheres. Sprawling Yu Garden has traditional pavilions, towers and ponds.