With a history of 21 years, Changchun International Film Festival is ranked as one of the top four film festivals in China, together with Shanghai International Film Festival, Zhuhai Film Festival and Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival. Sponsored by the State Administration of Radio, Film, and Television, the provincial government of Jilin and Changchun municipal government, Changchun International Film Festival is held from August 23 to 28 every other year. Its content mainly integrates film, culture, economy, trade, science, technology and tourism, aiming at the popularization of film culture and the harvest of economy and trade.
Changchun International Film Festival
The judging panel is composed of professional experts of various aspects. The awards mainly include Best Chinese Feature Film Award, Best Foreign Feature Film Award, Excellent Chinese Feature Film Award, Excellent Foreign Feature Film Award, Best Scenarist Award, Best Director Award, Best Male Lead Award, Best Female Lead Award, Best Male Supporting Role Award and Best Female Supporting Role Award. Prize-winners will be awarded Golden Deer Cup, Silver Deer Cup, honor certificates and money award. Since its establishment, Changchun International Film Festival has grown in influence both at home and abroad. Changchun International Film Festival effectively pushes forward local cultural development and promotes film cultural exchanges between China and foreign countries.