Fourteen delegates from the Beijing Film Academy will be honored at a reception at IFP Minnesota on August 1st. The delegates, all faculty of the Academy, represent various disciplines including screenwriting, directing, scenic design, director of photography, sound recording, research and more. At the reception, IFP MN will present clips of the delegates' work, and invite local media artists to attend the reception to share their work and vision with the Chinese. For more information, visit their website. [Brian Brooks]