LA-based Eleven Arts is producing "Man From Reno," a psychological thriller co-scripted and helmed by Dave Boyle ("Surrogate Valentine") and produced by Eleven Arts prexy Ko Mori.
"The Kirishima Thing," a drama about the fall-out when a star high-school volleyball player inexplicably quits the team, won the film prize at the 36th awards from the Japan Academy in Tokyo on…
TOKYO — "The Kirishima Thing," a drama about the fall-out when a star high-school volleyball player inexplicably quits the team, won the film prize at the 36th awards from the Japan Academy in Tokyo…
TOKYO — As part of its campaign to raise cash and finally bring its balance sheet back into the black, Sony has sold Sony City Osaki, its 25-storey office building in central Tokyo, for $1.2 billion…
Production difficulties on Japan-Hong Kong period actioner "1905," which had been tipped for a major fest bow, has hastened the demise of its Japanese distrib Prenom H.
Donald Richie, an American writer, scholar and experimental filmmaker best known for introducing Japanese cinema to the West, died in Tokyo on Tuesday after being rushed to hospital with heart…
Sony slashed its net losses last quarter as a boffo showing for Sony Pictures, some bold moves by new CEO Kazuo Hirai and a weaker yen have stirred newfound ripples of enthusiasm around the giant…
In an unusual move, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Japan has appointed two execs to fill the prexy post that has been vacant since Tomoki Naito died in August, 2011.
After a disaster-plagued 2011, the Japanese B.O. rebounded in 2012, gaining 7.7% to $2.14 billion on 155 million admissions, according to figures compiled by the Motion Pictures Producers Association…
In Japan, there's always been a strict divide between film directors and their TV compatriots.
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