HONG KONG — "Transit," a film about migrant workers in Israel, has been selected as The Philippines' contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race. The film is the feature debut of…
HONG KONG — Luke Hemsworth, Simon Pegg and Alice Braga ("Elysium") have boarded "Kill Me Three Times," a crime thriller by Kriv Stenders, director of 2011's biggest Australian film "Red Dog." Six…
Rising Chinese star Li Bingbing and Motion Picture Association boss Christopher Dodd will both be honored at the fourth annual U.S.-China Film Summit in Los Angeles.
Top Chinese director Zhang Yimou and his former muse, star actress Gong Li have begun production on the aptly named drama "Return."
After literally years of scouting Shekhar Kapur has cast "Random Desi Romance" and "Kai Po Che" star Sushant Singh Rajput as the lead in his mega-budget futuristic blockbuster "Paani."
HONG KONG – Taiwan has selected spiritual horror thriller "Soul" as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race. Directed by Chung Mong-hong, the film premiered in June's Taipei Film…
HONG KONG — Asian pay-TV channels operator Celestial Tiger Entertainment has inked a pair of output deals with Hong Kong film studios Mega Vision Project Workshop and Universe Entertainment. CTE…
HONG KONG — Singaporean film "Ilo Ilo" took top honors at the Vladivostok film festival (Sept. 7-13, 2013) as well as a pair of supplementary awards. The festival — properly called the International…
Huayi Brothers Media has paid $34.1 million (RMB210 million) for a 20% stake in theater management company Jiangsu Yao Lai Cinema Management. The move is intended to help Huayi, China's biggest…
Jonas Engwall has been appointed as CEO of RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network, the newly formed broadcast group. He will be based in Singapore and report directly to the board of directors. "Jonas…
Is Hollywood doing something wrong, or are Chinese filmmakers doing something right? Both, which is why American studios need to quickly rethink their roles and goals. Some already are.