Opinion | The Special Couple: What film co-production tells us about the future of UK-China cultural relations

The UK-China film co-production treaty was signed in 2015, but since then only one such film has been completed: Special Couple. We spoke to both of the production companies involved – Zephyr Films in the UK and China’s Shanghai Media Group Pictures – about their experience of working on this ground-breaking film. These conversations gave us some fascinating insights into the cultural relations and potential for future business partnerships between the two countries. (…)

This article was first published by Asia Dialogue. View the original full article here. Dr Hiu Man Chan is a researcher specialising in creative industries collaboration between the UK and China.