China National Film Museum (CNFM)
Now into its tenth year, the China National Film Museum boasts itself as being the world’s largest professional film museum. It was first built to serve as a memorial to the birth of China‘s film industry 100 years ago, with the building demonstrating how the industry has developed over this time. Within its 20 exhibition halls the museum houses materials from more than 1500 films, as well as a collection of more than 4300 photographs and documents from over 450 film pioneers. It is a popular destination for both casual tourists and academics, particularly in its academic exchange programs and research activities. It is also home to three 35mm cinemas and an IMAX cinema with the largest screen in Asia.
China National Film Museum, 9 Nanying Road, Chaoyang, Beijing, China, +86 10 6438 1229