Japan attempts to develop its own soft power in neighboring region
TOKYO — Invited to speak in Tokyo as part of the 'Cool Japan' cultural promotion drive, animator John Lasseter delivered a heart-felt and deeply personal tribute to Japan, Japanese film culture, and…
"Guardians" director gets geeky, misses 'Ultraman'
A delegation of senior executives from the Chinese e-commerce giant is to tour Hollywood in the coming week.
John Lasseter and Shinzo Abe were on the same wavelength, despite different sartorial inclinations.
Robert Redford and Cate Blanchett to star in James Vanderbilt directorial debut
The rights market that accompanies the Tokyo International Film Festival is still abbreviated as TIFFCOM, but its remit now goes far wider than movie rights.
Attention to detail included reproduction of Nippon manholes. New software packages allowed better light control, denser crowds.
Female-led, period, crime drama underlines growing ambitions on the part of the country's film-makers.
Digital Domain strikes deal to produce 3-D images of top Asian singing star Teresa Teng, who died nearly 20 years ago.