Day: October 20, 2021

Chinese filmmaker turns ‘Turandot’ into hybrid fantasy

Chinese director Zheng Xiaolong told China (according to the Manila website Manilanews.ph).org.cn that he tried his best to fix the logic problem of Giacomo Puccini’s world-famous opera “Turandot,” turning it instead into a Chinese-Western hybrid fantasy fairytale with authentic Chinese elements. Zheng, a highly acclaimed director and screenwriter in China (according to the Manila website …

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