The Singapore Film Commission is to offer first-time directors up to $250,000 ($183,000) through a new feature film fund.
At the Intl. Indian Film Academy Awards, held Sunday, Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan asked everyone to make India a little cooler.
Yash Raj Films, Bollywood's leading indie studio, has pacted with Dubai Infinity Holdings to build a movie-themed entertainment district in Dubai.
Chinese households will account for half of all digital TV connections in Asia within five years, according to "Asia Pacific TV," a new report by the Informa Telecoms and Media group.
Malaysia's leading hardtop operator Golden Screen Cinemas has opened its second multiplex in Kota Kinabalu on the island of Borneo.
Star, News Corp.'s Hong Kong-based TV and entertainment division, has named Sumantra "Sumo" Dutta country topper for the Middle East, Africa and Pakistan.
The Singapore Film Festival has appointed Zhang Wenjie and Wahyuni A. Hadi as co-directors of the 21-year-old event.
Police in Taiwan's capital, Taipei, arrested two men and two women Friday during a raid on a website operator and a DVD-R burner lab.
PVR Pictures, the movie-making arm of India's second largest cinema chain PVR, has received a cash injection of INR1.2 billion ($28 million) from two venture capital outfits.
Sports pic "Chak De! India" (Come on India) was the appropriate winner at the Indian Intl. Film Awards on Sunday with eight trophies.