French director Costa Gavras and local polymath Kamal Hassan, recipients lifetime achievement awards and heartfelt standing ovations as the 15th Mumbai festival got under way.
"No Man Land," a controversial Chinese film noir by top director Ning Hao, is to get a theatrical release in December, more than three years after it was banned.
Poly Culture, one of China's leading auction, cultural and film investors, is planning a stock market listing in Hong Kong, according to reports.
"Ice Kacang Puppy Love," a mold-breaking romance, was the biggest winner at the Golden Wau Awards, a new ceremony that underlines the growing importance of Chinese language films in Malaysia.
New free-TV licenses were awarded to Hong Kong's two pay-TV platform operators. But the company which has been doing the most to break into the sector was denied a permit.
Huayi Brothers Media, currently China's largest listed film company, revised the guidance for its upcoming third quarter financial results.
Benny Chan's action thriller "The White Storm" will have its world premiere as the opening film of the upcoming Hong Kong Asia Film Festival (Oct. 25 – Nov. 19).
Software giant, Microsoft is to sell its stake in NineMSN to its Australian joint venture partner Nine Entertainment Company. The portal, recently renamed as Mi9, is Australia's third most visited…
While Mia Wasikowska is named star of the year, arts minister George Brandis says that industry and government must both do their bit to keep up with film piracy and digital technology.
The Chinese government has unveiled plans to make at least one film for each of its 55 ethnic minority groups.
South Korean film "Pascha" and Mongolian-German co-production "Remote Control" shared the top prize at the 18th edition of the Busan International Film Festival. The New Currents third prize went to…