News Library

Apply Now

Think Global Act Local


Click on the image for a brochure (pdf)


Latest

Feed icon

CCHH News & Events

Institute of Digital Health seminar

Humanoid robots as (indirect) tools for digital health in autism
Time: 20 February, 2:30–3:30pm
Place: Room G01, 66-72 Gower Street
Speaker: Alyssa Alcorn (CRAE) More...

Abortion in China

Thursday 9th Feb, 6–7pm, Room 802, Institute of EducationHealth Humanities Seminar. Speaker: Cong Yali 丛亚丽 (PKU), introduced by Vivienne Lo. More...

Dumplings 饺子 (2004)

Our New Year bonus film, by Hong Kong iconoclast director Fruit Chan 陈果, is 'a sinister story of diet, deception and death'.
Time: Wednesday 8 February, 7pm
Place: IAS Common GroundSouth Wing, Wilkins Building More...

Chinese film evening, 7/02/2017: In Love We Trust 左右 (2008)

Family drama In love we trust (aka Left Right), directed and scripted by Sixth Generation film maker Wang Xiaoshuai 王小帅, hinges on the conception of a 'saviour sibling' for a child diagnosed with leukaemia. The screening will be followed by a conversation between bioethicist Prof. Cong Yali 丛亚丽 (PKU) and philosopher and ethicist James Wilson (UCL) on the issues raised by the film. More...

The Doctor-Patient Relationship in Contemporary China

Tuesday 7 February, 2–4pm, IAS Room 19, South Wing, Wilkins Building. Speaker: Cong Yali 丛亚丽, Professor of Medical Ethics and Deputy Director of the Institute of Medical Humanities, PKU.
More...

CELEBRATE CHINESE NEW YEAR!

China Exchange 中国站 has a great programme of events to welcome in the Year of the Chicken. Highlights include a provocative 'short form debate evening' featuring CCHH's Vivienne Lo (Wed 1 Feb, 6.30pm) plus a documentary film-making challenge in partnership with London Documentary Network', plus a Silk and Bamboo 丝竹报春 concert with pipa virtuoso Chen Yu and flautist Liu Menglin... More...

Chinese film evening, 31/01/2017: For Fun 找乐 (1993)

The first film in 6th generation director Ning Ying's wryly humorous Beijing Trilogy, For Fun (Zhao le 找乐) tells the story of a group of retired Beijingers who set up a Peking Opera Group.  More...

Scholarships to study Chinese in China – deadline 13 Feb, 9am

Visit the UCL Global blog for details of the Chinese Government Scholarship scheme.
More...

Chinese Visual Festival 2014

25 April 2014

Don't miss the 2014 Chinese Visual Festival at KCL and other venues around London from 7th to 18th May.

The programme of events includes 40+ cutting-edge films from the Chinese-speaking world and neighbours, plus talks, workshops, Q&As with guest directors, and an installation project by artist Wang Xin.

Student discounts are available for all events.

Please click here to view the full schedule and click here to purchase tickets.

Highlights include:

  • More than 40 cutting-edge films (documentaries, fiction, shorts, animation and more) including world and UK premières
  • China Independent Film Festival 10th Anniversary event
  • Guest directors including Jia Zhangke  贾樟柯, Pema Tseden 万玛才旦 and Chen Yin Yen 陈颖彦
  • Local filmmakers' showcase
  • Panel discussions with key industry figures and academics, including Asian Cinema expert Tony Rayns
  • Wang Xin’s 王欣 daily experimental art installation project, The Gallery
CVF 2014 poster

Page last modified on 25 apr 14 05:05 by Penelope Barrett