HONG KONG — Cambodian-born auteur Rithy Panh has been named as "Asian Filmmaker of the Year" by the Busan int'l film festival. He will receive his commendation during the 18th edition of the festival…
HONG KONG — Chinese Internet giant Tencent may be close to giving its WeChat business a separate stock market listing. WeChat is a phenomenally successful voice and video messaging service that was…
China Film Group seems set to pay Hollywood studios the $200 million revenues it has withheld for months
HONG KONG – Documentary, "Kiss The Water" by Eric Steel has landed a sales agent in Hong Kong- and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films. "Water" documents the life of Scottish woman Megan Boyd, whose…
Domination of the Korean B.O. by 'Snowpiercer' raises questions about the film's Oscar potential and Stateside positioning.
Producer-star Shah Rukh Khan defies critics and delivers Bollywood B.O. record breaker
BANGKOK — Political life, pop culture and social media collided yesterday in Thailand when wealthy politician Chonsawat ‘Ae’ Asavahame announced that he had married soap opera superstar Janie…
Veteran broadcaster Marcopoto prepares to stand down after heavy job cuts, promises string of deals in his last months.
HONG KONG — Canadian-backed Korean film investor Spackman Entertainment Group is to seek a stock-market listing in Singapore. The company has appointed Singapore investment firm PrimePartners…
Ricky Ow has quit Sony Pictures Television, where he instigated a trend-setting theme of content localization.
With 'The Hobbit' now in the can New Zealand seeks further 'runaway productions' by loosening rules for two grant schemes.