One Touch very successful
The first edition of the One Touch – The Netherlands Online Film Festival In China has been very successful. The festival took place from April 24 to July 24 and during these three months audiences from major cities like Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen to cities in Central and West China like Donguan, Wuhan and Zhengzhou, logged in on Chinese video hosting services Tudou and Yukou and enjoyed the twenty features, documentaries and children’s films about various Dutch subjects like: Sinterklaas, football, fishing and dance music. Hundreds of thousands of people have watched one or more features and/or documentaries that were made available for them.
Out of the 20 films and documentaries the Chinese audience selected Heading West and Divine Pig as the most popular fiction feature and documentary of the One Touch selection. “Dutch films portray the fragility and beauty of our daily lives, of death, love and our human fascination with nature from an intriging and special ‘Dutch perspective”, according to comments of the Chinese public.
One Touch – The Netherlands Online Film Festival in China is organized by the Netherlands Embassy in Bejing in collaboration with EYE International.