Posts Tagged ‘news’

FilMart: Media Asia Strikes Output Deal With China’s iQIYI

March 17, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Chinese streaming giant iQIYI to co-produce and invest in Media Asia film slate.

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‘The Americans’ Co-Showrunner Joel Fields Talks Martha, Stan and Planning a Series Finale

March 17, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

"We've talked about the shape of the end of this story."

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FilMart: Swen Acquires Taste for ‘The Bittersweet’

March 16, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Swen Group International has acquired multi-territory rights to "The Bittersweet," a Chinese action thriller, starring Korea's Lee Min-ho.

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Okinawa Festival Shifts Dates, Becomes More Local

March 15, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Festival dodges financial problems of talent agency parent

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China Box Office: ‘Zootopia’ Rules Second Weekend, ‘Gods’ Follows

March 14, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Disney Animation’s “Zootopia” was the runaway winner at the Chinese box office over the weekend.

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Alfonso Cuaron to Topline at China-U.S. Motion Picture Summit

March 13, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Gravity” director Alfonso Cuaron will speak at the 2016 China-U.S. Motion Picture Summit later this month.

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China’s Huayi and Tencent Prepare Vehicle for Deals in Hollywood, Korea

March 11, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Notwithstanding a director in jail, new vehicle for Huayi and Tencent is on the lookout for acquisitions in Hollywood and Korea.

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China to Introduce Film Law This Year

March 10, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

China says that it will introduce a film law this year. Confirmation comes at a time when box office reporting is being questioned again.

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‘The Mermaid’ Reaches $500 Million at Chinese Box Office

March 6, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Stephen Chow’s “The Mermaid” on Saturday became the first film ever to score more than half a billion dollars at the Chinese box office.

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China’s Bona Votes For NASDAQ Delisting

March 5, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Bona Film Group shareholders have overwhelmingly voted to be taken private by companies including Alibaba, Tencent and Fosun.

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