The UK-China Film Collab (UCFC) recently signed a strategic partnership agreement with Xiangshan Global Studios in Ningbo, China.

The UCFC will actively encourage collaboration between Xiangshan and studios resources in the UK, as well as to support potential coproduction film development. Below is an introduction about XGS:

“Xiangshan County is located in the southern edge of Yangtze River Delta & the east coast of hedging Province. It is situated between Xiangshan Harbor & Sanmen Bay, surrounded by the sea on there sides & embraced by two ports. Fishing is the leading industry in Xiangshan, alongside the film & television industry. Xiangshan covers 1,382 km² or 341,506 acres of land area with a population of 549,000.

Subtropical monsoon climate zone provides long summers & warm winters in Xiangshan with frost-free season for 248 days annually. Average with dew point of 23°C (73°F) in summer & 8°C (46°F) in winter(based on Rh 80%). Average rain for 1400mm (55in) annually. Wind Direction: April to October South East; November to March North West. Elevation for the studio is less than 5m (16ft) with less than 3°slope.

The mission of Xiangshan Global Studios is to provide each of our clients with exceptional service & unsurpassed production facilities; to embrace new technologies & anticipate changing production needs; & to provide a friendly, attractive environment which brings together the best creative talent. Our success is based on a spirit of teamwork among people who value each other, the work they do, & the clients they serve.

Xiangshan Global Studios is committed to creating positive change within our Xiangshan community by reaching out in the local area yearly though our community programs that we offer on the studio lot. Xiangshan Global Studios is committed to sustainability & green studio business practices. Today, our efforts include energy efficiency programs, renewable energy investments, green building projects, green production practices, waste reduction efforts & more. Through strong leadership, continual innovation & company-wide participation, our goal is to further integrate sustainability into all aspects of our business for greater operational efficiency, cost savings & a healthier environment for our employees & community. We also recognize that more can be done; that’s why we continually strive to improve our environmental performance.”

We have recently produced a podcast wit Felix Lou, Vice Manager at the International Development Division at Xiangshan Global Studios to talk about potential opportunities for British studios to collaborate with Xiangshan. Please visit here to listen.

Xiangshan Global Studios is a partner of the UK-China Film Collab.