Ma Yin, the chairman of the festival, Meng Jinghui, Chen Minghao and Ziyi were in Beijing of March 27th to attend the press conference of the 2021 Aranya Theater Festival. Ziyi will participate as one the artistic directors, along with Meng Jinghui and Chen Minghao. The festival will be held in Anaya in Hebei province from June 10th to 20th.
As the official ambassador of the 3rd Hainan International Film Festival, a video of Ziyi introducing the festival was just released.
Ziyi announced yesterday that she will serve as an official ambassador for this year’s Hainan Film Festival. The opening ceremony is set for December 5th.
Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the 45th edition of the Toronto Film Festival will go ahead as scheduled, but in a “reimagined physical and digital” form. Ziyi will serve as one of the many ambassadors of the upcoming edition.
For 2020, TIFF will be welcoming TIFF Ambassadors, 50 celebrated filmmakers and actors invited to help TIFF deliver a strong Festival this year for the film industry. They will include Ava DuVernay, Darren Aronofsky, Taika Waititi, Anurag Kashyap, Nicole Kidman, Martin Scorsese, Nadine Labaki, Alfonso Cuarón, Tantoo Cardinal, Riz Ahmed, Rian Johnson, Jason Reitman, Isabelle Huppert, Claire Denis, Atom Egoyan, Priyanka Chopra, Viggo Mortensen, Zhang Ziyi, David Oyelowo, Lulu Wang, Rosamund Pike, Sarah Gadon, and Denis Villeneuve, to name a few.
We don’t know much about Ziyi’s participation for now. Stay tuned for more updates…
Congratulations to director Frelle Petersen for his film ‘Uncle‘ which won the Tokyo Grand Prix / The Governor of Tokyo Award. Do not forget to check all the winners by clicking here.
Ziyi and the jury attended the Tokyo International Film Festival Jury Press Conference. Click here to watch this interesting conference. Ziyi talks about the memories she has of the festival, the diversity of the films in competition and more…
Later the same day, Ziyi attended the special screening of “The Road Home“. The actress shared her memories ‘I didn’t really know what I was doing in the movie and what kind of art it was. At that time, of course, there was no acting technique and I just lived as a girl.‘
This year, Ziyi is the Jury President of the 32nd Tokyo International Film Festival. Do not hesitate to check the official website of the festival for more information about the lineup.
Do not miss Ziyi’s speech where she reveals she’s 30 weeks pregnant! Congratulations dear Ziyi!
Enjoy the many pictures added to the gallery and stay tuned!