This year, the total box office of the national film exceeds 40 billion yuan, 33 domestic films have a box office of more than 100 million yuan
2021-10-17 10:17:16Source: People’s Daily
The total box office and the number of screens ranks first in the world
According to data from the National Film Administration, as of October 10, the total box office of movies nationwide has exceeded 40 billion yuan this year, reaching 40.126 billion yuan, and the number of screens has reached 80,743. The total box office and the number of screens rank first in the world; movies with a box office of more than 100 million yuan There are 47 films, including 33 domestic films. The total box office of domestic films has exceeded the same period in 2019.
——Behind the over 40 billion yuan, it is the overall planning of epidemic prevention and control and economic and social development that have achieved remarkable results.
“In the various holidays this year, our theater box office has been very impressive.” said Zhang Haiyan, general manager of China Film Southern Shinkansen. Significant results have been achieved in the overall planning of epidemic prevention and control and economic and social development. The audience’s sense of security and industry confidence have been significantly enhanced, which has promoted the rapid recovery of China’s film market.
——Behind the over 40 billion yuan is an adequate supply of high-quality films.
Since the beginning of this year, diversified films have shown strong market appeal. Especially around the celebration of the centenary of the founding of the party, a series of high-quality films with clear orientation and well-made have been released, including: “Changjin Lake” which promotes the great spirit of resisting US aggression and aid Korea, “Me and My” series of films “Me and My Fathers” , “Revolutionaries” and “1921” showing the magnificent party-building history, “Island Guardians” and “Chinese Doctors” which eulogize contemporary heroes. These films have well realized the organic unity of social and economic benefits.
——Behind the over 40 billion yuan is the good effect of strengthening the construction schedule.
“From the perspective of this year’s film market, the construction of key schedules has yielded good results, and the audience’s willingness to enter the theater during holidays is even stronger.” The relevant person in charge of the Chinese Film Association said. The box office of the Spring Festival in 2021 increased by 32.83% compared to 2019. The box office of the National Day holiday in 2021 was significantly higher than that of the National Day holiday in 2020, and the difference between the box office of the National Day holiday in 2019, which was the highest in history, was less than 100 million yuan. Watching movies on holidays is becoming a new trend.
——Behind the over 40 billion yuan is the strong support of more than 80,000 screens.
As of now, there are 14,235 cinemas nationwide, with 80,743 screens, and continue to maintain rapid growth. Among them, 28,525 cinema screens in county-level cities, accounting for 35%, and 12,958 cinema screens in townships, accounting for 16%. The scale of giant screens ranks first in the world, and the construction of a new generation of high-standard cinemas is also steadily advancing.
Reporter Liu Yang