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Father of Chinese Film

Ren Qingtai, also known as Ren Jingfeng, was born in Faku County, Liaoning Province in 1850 and died of disease in Beijing 1932. He was the first Chinese filmmaker, called by later generations the “Father of Chinese Film”. Ren Qingtai went to Japan to learn photography when he was young and then launched the first [...]

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