Film is one of the important ways and means of cultural communication. In the past decade, the film and television industry in mainland China has been developing vigorously. Chinese culture occupies more and more share in the film industry.
At the same time, it is accepted by all countries in the world. The development of early Hong Kong film also occupies a unique position with its unique style. As an independent Chinese film culture era, Hong Kong film has a certain international influence and outstanding efforts in China and even in the world..
Chinese films are quite different from western films. The themes of Chinese films are various, including historical stories, fairy tales, folk stories, legends, etc. western films are often close to daily life.
They have no history. Maybe that's why, unlike China, China has thousands of years of history, the expression of personal life and emotion is usually expressed in the way of narration The theme of the film. Movies like to use special effects to attract the audience's attention.
There is no doubt that Chinese films have deeper meanings, while western films only describe superficial things.
There are huge cultural differences between Chinese and American films. For example, the concept of face, which is very important in Asian culture, almost always appears in Chinese films. What is said directly in American films should be understood in Chinese films.
Despite the fact that communism should have brought equality between men and women in China, there are still deep-rooted gender stereotypes in Chinese films, which is true in American films. However, in China, families are often more basic than in the United States. Therefore, in Chinese films, the family used to account for a larger proportion.
Although the situation is not so real now, many Chinese films have made great contributions to Chinese films Western audiences are old-fashioned. In China, a lot of film content is strictly regulated by the government, so if it is entirely up to the filmmakers, what is depicted will not always be depicted.