HONG KONG – Nan Wong is ankling Intercontinental Film Distributors, one the most powerful film congloms in Hong Kong, after twenty years with the outfit.
Wong, who steps down on Feb 28, was most recently Intercontinental’s general manager. No explanation for her departure was given by the company. Wong said only that she is planning a long holiday.
Intercontinental is the sole distributor in Hong Kong for Buena Vista International theatrical and non-theatrical products, which includes pics from Walt Disney Pictures, Touchstone Pictures and Hollywood Pictures.
Since last year it is also the Hong Kong distribber of UIP’s slate, with the exception of Universal titles. Company is majority owned by Kadokawa and handles the Japanese group’s titles in the territory as well.