China's protecting nature from lensing

Coonan, Clifford
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/19/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 35, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that the government in China will penalize filmmakers for messing up the spots on their shootings. It has been reported that the team of Helmer Chen Kaige is fined for messing up a beautiful spot while filming the "The Promise." Ang Lee who made movie shoots in scenic areas will be banned due to the fear of harming the environment. The producers of the movie will be fined for making the mess without the permission of the government to build roads and buildings.


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