China blocks Beijing film festival (10)

Al Jazeera 2014.08.24 06:20
Police prevent Beijing Independent Film Festival from opening, seizing documents and films. Chinese policemen and men claiming to be villagers blocked an alleyway leading to the festival's venue [AP] Chinese authorities have blocked an annual independent film festival from opening, seizing documents and films from organisers and hauling away two event officials in a sign that Beijing is stepping up its already tight ideological controls.
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