China's tight media policies incredibly approved screenings of the film Seek McCartney, a film revolving around the romantic relationship between two male characters, making this the first gay-themed movie to ever make it to mainland Chinese theaters.
The film stars Chinese actor AKA MY FAVORITE MEMBER OF SUPER JUNIOR, Han Geng and French actor Jérémie Elkaïm.
Seek McCartney director Wang Chao took to Weibo to announce that the film had passed China's censors, calling the news "a small step for the regulator and a big step for filmmakers".
The movie is expected to hit cinemas this coming winter.
The Dead End, a Chinese film featuring a 'passionate kiss' between two male characters, was also given the OK for cinemas earlier this year.