College romance drama Exclusive Memory to air on 14th

Somewhere Only We Know / Exclusive Memory 独家记忆 begins with a misunderstanding where physics PhD student Mu Chenghe (Zhang Chao) catches third-year student Xue Tong (Li Tingting) cheating during exams, and eventually leads to a two-way crush. [iQiyi Trailer]

Promotional theme song by Zhou Erke

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Xu Jinglei returns with new film; are females more likely to cast new actors?

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After overspending on plane tickets, Xu Jinglei decides to film the entire movie via her iPhone.

One of China’s most successful chick flick directors, Xu Jinglei, returns after a two-year hiatus with “Somewhere only we know.”   As with before, she’s using all new film leads, including Wang LikunKris Wu YifanZhang Chao, and Reyizha  The script is written by Wang Shuo of the box-office record-breaking films Personal Tailor and  If you’re the one 2. More photos and musing below the cut.

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