On December 16, 2016, the first "China Film Performing Arts Academy Award" (hereinafter referred to as "Academy Award") events came to an end in Beijing Film Academy.
The "Academy Award" upheld the spirit of the speeches by General Secretary Xi Jinping, demonstrated the teaching concept and styles of universities and colleges, advocated the educational philosophy of cultivating moral and skilled talents, enriched students’ extracurricular artistic education and practice events, animated humanistic atmosphere, promoted the exchanges on professional performing arts and culture of art academies, and built a platform for learning and exchanges for students who had dreams and loved the performing arts. Jointly initiated by School of Performing Arts of Beijing Film Academy, Department of Theater of People’s Liberation Army Academy of Art, School of Arts of the Communication University of China, Department of Performing Arts of Shanghai Theater Academy, Department of Performing and Directing, School of Motion Picture and Television of Nanjing University of the Arts, hosted by School of Performing Arts of Beijing Film Academy , Chinese Television Drama Director Association, IQIYI, co-organized by Tianqiong Culture Development Group, Shanghai Daojue Television Media Co., Ltd., the strategic cooperation unit, Beijing Qidi Film and Television Media Co., Ltd, the marketing strategy cooperation unit, the award was an academic and authoritative award. The first "Academy Award" invited Li Bin, a Chinese film performance artist, Professor Luo Jinlin from Central Academy of Drama, Ren Ming, dean of Beijing Renmin Art Theater, Li Shaohong, chairman of China Film Directors Association, Lu Wenhu, former dean of People's Liberation Army Art Academy, Zhang Hui, dean of School of Performing Arts of Beijing Film Academy, Professor Cui Xinqin, Wang Rui, director of Department of Directing of the academy, famous actors including Tao Zeru, Feng Yuanzheng, and Zhang Jiayi, Chen Yanmin, vice chairman of China Association of TV Drama Directors, Xu Bailin, vice party secretary of China Film Association, Cao Yang, a famous director, Zhang Teng, director of Department of Theatre of People’s Liberation Army Art Academy, CaiAixue, political commissar of the academy, Li Lihong, director of Department of Performing, School of Theatre, Films and Television, Division of Art, Communication University of China, Sun Deyuan, its secretary, Professor GuYian of Department of Performing Arts of Shanghai Theatre Academy, Li Qianpeng, a teacher from this academy, Wu Guohua, dean of Department of Performing and Directing of School of Motion Picture and Television of Nanjing University of the Arts, those 21 authoritative experts composed an evaluation committee and elected 5 winners for excellent performing and 1 winner for best performing.
The Academy Award event was divided into two units. For the first unit, Performing Arts School and the Performing Arts Institute of Beijing Film Academy held in Building B, or the big physique classroom of the school an academic seminar titled "contemporary Chinese film performance education and creation", the meeting, in addition to the above 21 judges, invited Wu Guanping, dean of Department of Film Studies of Beijing Film Academy, Liu Jun, head of division of scientific research informatization, Chen Liang, associate professor of Department of Theatre of PLA Art Academy, Zhang Xi, teacher of Department of Theatre, Film and Television, Division of Art, Communication University of China, Luo Ren, teacher of Department of Performing Arts of Shanghai Theatre Academy, Weng Lei, lecturer of Department of Performing and Directing, School of Film and Television of Nanjing University, council member and deputy secretary general of China Association of TV Drama Directors and national first-grade director, Ding Jianjun, dean of Art Institute of Shandong College of Arts, deputy dean Liu Junyi, deputy dean Leng Yan and associate professor Zhang huaxuanyu of Academy of Theatre, Film and Television of Jilin College of the Arts, KeKe from the film company of Tibet Film & Television Development Company. The meeting was presided over by deputy professor Jiang Lifen, Xu Xiaodan, Professor Zhao Ningyu, Professor Wang Jinsong from School of Performing Arts of Beijing Film Academy, Chen Yi, the party secretary general and some teachers and post graduates of the preforming arts school also participated in the meeting and delivered a speech.
(Seminar participants took a picture in front of Performing Arts School)
As for the second unit, "Academy Award" Finals and awarding ceremony was officially held in the standard screening hall. 15 candidates (undergraduates) of performing arts from 5 top domestic colleges of arts, namely Beijing Film Academy, Chinese People's Liberation Army Art Academy, Communication University of China, Shanghai Theater Academy, Nanjing University of the Arts, competed on the same arena in the three links of site lecturing, personal short-video, performing and expression, and 5 of them were awarded for excellent performance, and they were Qi Hang from Beijing Film Academy, Song Qi from Communication University of China, Ma Yujie from PLA Art Academy, Li Yue from Shanghai Theatre Academy, XieXue from Nanjing University of the Arts, while Li Yue from Shanghai Theatre Academy was awarded for best performance. Professor Wang Hongmin, deputy party secretary of Beijing Film Academy, Li Shaohong, Chairman of China Film Director Association, Zhang Jiayi, a famous actor, Hao Bin, chairman of SMI Corporation, Gong Yu, founder and CEO of IQIYI, Jiang Defu, senior chairman assistant of Wanda Cultural Industry Group and general manager of Wanda Media, Tang Ke, director of film production department of CCTV-6, Zhou Kun, chairman of Shanghai Daojue Movie and TV Media Co., Ltd. Fan Baoping,
Chairman of China Dream Development Foundatio awarded the "Academy Award" trophies, certificates of merits and 3 million yuan as seed fund for TV and film production.
(Judges took a picture on the red carpet)
(15 candidates introduced themselves)
"Academy Award" drew attention from all walks of life and received wide praise. It is believed that the positioning of a public welfare oriented large-scale professional performance award was very accurate and fully reflect the academic, professionalism, and authoritative nature, providing a higher and better platform for personnel cultivation by domestic art colleges.