Posts Tagged ‘news’

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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Closure Imminent at Hong Kong’s ATV, Following Court Ruling

March 3, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Liquidators can close beleaguered Asia Television with immediate effect, court says.

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‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Gives Australia Biggest Ever Oscar Haul

February 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Australian is reveling in the multiple Oscar award successes for “Mad Max: Fury Road.”

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HAN Capital Management Raises $500 Million China Film Fund

February 26, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

New York-based HAN Capital Management has raised $500 million for an entertainment fund that will invest in Chinese film and TV productions.

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Lee Yong-kwan Close to Exit as Busan Assembly Ducks Decisions

February 25, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Lee Yong-kwan will Friday lose his job as director of the troubled Busan festival after a general meeting ended without taking key decisions

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