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February 28, 1991 | DAVID J. FOX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Despite attempts by the Chinese government to withdraw its entry "Ju Dou" as a nominee for best foreign-language film Oscar, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said this week that the movie will remain in competition. The request by the China Film Bureau to withdraw "Ju Dou" was an about-face that most observers were at a loss to explain.
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April 8, 1991 | DAVID HOLLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Chinese officials responsible for entering the controversial film "Ju Dou" in this year's Academy Awards competition now are being disciplined, according to reports circulating in movie circles here. "Ju Dou," a story of adultery and revenge set in the 1920s, angered powerful hard-liners in the Chinese government, who last year blocked it from general release.
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April 8, 1991 | DAVID HOLLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Chinese officials responsible for entering the controversial film "Ju Dou" in this year's Academy Awards competition now are being disciplined, according to reports circulating in movie circles here. "Ju Dou," a story of adultery and revenge set in the 1920s, angered powerful hard-liners in the Chinese government, who last year blocked it from general release.
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March 25, 1991 | KEVIN THOMAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Zhang Yimou, director of "Ju Dou," was notable by his absence at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Saturday morning symposium honoring representatives of all five pictures nominated for best foreign language film. "Ju Dou" is not only the first Chinese film to be nominated for an Oscar but also is the first nominated foreign language film without any official representation at the Academy Awards festivities.
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March 25, 1991 | KEVIN THOMAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Zhang Yimou, director of "Ju Dou," was notable by his absence at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Saturday morning symposium honoring representatives of all five pictures nominated for best foreign language film. "Ju Dou" is not only the first Chinese film to be nominated for an Oscar but also is the first nominated foreign language film without any official representation at the Academy Awards festivities.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 28, 1991 | DAVID J. FOX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Despite attempts by the Chinese government to withdraw its entry "Ju Dou" as a nominee for best foreign-language film Oscar, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said this week that the movie will remain in competition. The request by the China Film Bureau to withdraw "Ju Dou" was an about-face that most observers were at a loss to explain.
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