Enter The Forbidden City EDU/DSL (Educational Classroom Usage/Digital Site License)

Enter The Forbidden City EDU/DSL (Educational Classroom Usage/Digital Site License)
Item# Enter-The-Forbidden-City-edu-dsl
$495.00

Product Description

Also available on DVD, Blu-Ray, & Streaming
Available in the US & Canada only.

For universities, private high schools, and charter schools, and organizations, this license is required for showing ENTER THE FORBIDDEN CITY in a classroom or educational setting on a regular basis for 1 year. No admission may be charged. It may only be promoted to members of the purchasing institution and cannot be advertised to the public. You may choose to show the film either through a 1-year digital stream rental or with a DVD to be returned once your license has expired.
A Digital Site License (DSL) allows institutions to encode, host, and locally stream the licensed Content. An unlimited number of individual students and staff can access the file from the institution’s server from multiple locations simultaneously, on their own time, not in the classroom or for a group to watch as a screening. A DSL is in addition to (and does not include) traditional PPR screening rights.

  • If you plan a screening to an audience larger than a classroom-sized audience, please purchase a 1 time Public Performance License.
  • If you’d like to screen the film in a classroom setting for more than 1 year, please contact rrieger@cinemalibrestudio.com to discuss our custom educational use license valid for 2 to 5 years.
  • If you will be charging admission, then special arrangements need to be made with Cinema Libre Studio. Please contact outreach@cinemalibrestudio.com using subject line: Enter The Forbidden City – screening inquiry with admission.



Universities and libraries are responsible for uploading the film from a DVD file (provided by licensor) to a locally hosted server themselves, or downloading the file via a link (provided by licensor) and then uploading to your server.

After you purchase, a link will be sent to you in order to download a video file that is approximately 1.5GB to 4GB. Please download it only once and do not share this link with anyone. Each time a file is downloaded from this source, you will be charged again.

Please keep this file in a password protected folder or network, Read-Only. That way, the viewers in your local private network are not able to copy the file to their own private hard drives for personal use. This file is for institutional usage only and may not be shared nor viewed outside of your institution.


2019 | Genre: Drama, Epic, Romance, Music | Unrated | Run Time: 113 minutes | Language: In Chinese with English subtitles | Aspect Ratio: Available in 4K HD (16:9) | Audio: Stereo, 5.1 Audio

In Imperial China, two opera singers risk their lives in order to perform for the Emperor in Beijing and redeem the reputation of their troupe.

SYNOPSIS: Yue Jiu, the most famous opera singer in all of Imperial China, is expelled from the capital city for vulgarity. He heads south, where he encounters Wang Runsheng, a promising young opera singer for the Chuntai Troupe. When the Emperor invites all of China’s opera troupes back to the capital city for a celebration, Yue Jiu and Runsheng are forced to choose between their reputations, their safety, and their love of opera.




International Requests: For international distribution rights, screening requests, and film festivals in all other territories, please contact Rich Reiger at rrieger@cinemalibrestudio.com with details and estimated attendance.

Charging Admission: Please contact outreach@cinemalibrestudio.com using subject line: Enter The Forbidden City – screening inquiry with admission.

Theatre owners/film buyers who wish to book the film should contact Richard Castro, VP, Distribution.