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Par sets up Oz shop

Paramount Pictures Australia opens for business

SYDNEY — Paramount Pictures Australia was clearly in a musical mood for its grand opening, with a dance troupe interpreting “Moon River,” “Flashdance” and even the “Bohemian Rhapsody” moment from “Wayne’s World.”

Well-attended Feb. 21 party at Jones Bay Wharf marked the bow of the studio’s Oz headquarters.

International distribution veep Roger Pollock and Par Oz topper Mike Selwyn did a double act, each with a speech that was short and sweet. And local bizzers were buzzing on news of the studio’s aggressive new acquisition and production investment drive.

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