Reuters: China’s bloggers, filmmakers feel chill of internet crackdown

Reuters: China’s bloggers, filmmakers feel chill of internet crackdown. “On Friday, an industry association circulated new regulations that at least two “auditors” will, with immediate effect, be required to check all audiovisual content posted online – from films to ‘micro’ movies, documentaries, sports, educational material and animation – to ensure they adhere to ‘core socialist values’. Topics deemed inappropriate include drug addiction and homosexuality, said the government-affiliated China Netcasting Services Association, which represents more than 600 members.”

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