Chinese Visual Festival 2021

The 10th Chinese Visual Festival will be held in London 15 - 25 July at BFI Southbank and Genesis Cinema, with an online programme at King’s College London. The UK’s only festival dedicated to the cinema of the Chinese language speaking world, this year’s event sees a highly anticipated return to in-person screenings for CVF, giving audiences the chance to catch a carefully curated selection of fantastic films on the big screen where they belong. This year’s line-up features a programme of unprecedented variety, covering a wide range of genres, forms and subjects, welcoming film lovers back to cinemas with ten days of unmissable films.


All CVF activities during the event will be COVID-safe, and will comply will all UK government guidelines.

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