Seasoned film executive Graeme Mason had a tricky moment in 2010 near the beginning of his tenure as chief executive of the New Zealand Film Commission. An 87-page report written by Peter Jackson and…
hina Lion Film Distribution has acquired rights to Dante Lam thriller "That Demon Within" and will release the picture in the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
Universal Pictures International Entertainment has acquired rights in most of the world to Jackie Chan's most recent film "Chinese Zodiac" (aka "CZ12".) The long-gestating deal was finally signed…
Chinese online video market leader Youku Tudou said that it is near the end of its long march towards profitability. The company reported a net loss of $35.7 million for the third quarter.
Profits and revenues were up in the third quarter for China's Bona Film Group, reversing a dip at the half year. The gain was driven by growing distribution revenues and the company's expanded…
HONG KONG – Indian theater operator and post-production services group Reliance MediaWorks saw its losses reduced by nearly half in the third quarter, from July to September. Quarterly consolidated…
DMG Entertainment, the Chinese production company behind "Iron Man 3" and "Looper," is to shoot a shoot a new Chinese-language drama show in Seattle, Washington.
NetEase, the Chinese Internet giant, unveiled third quarter net profits of 173 million, a gain of more than 23% compared with last year, powered by its strength in online games. But earnings per…
Fox Star Studios has boarded as co-producer on "Finding Fanny" an ensemble comedy from the successful Illuminati Films production label.
Nine U.S. screenwriters will have the chance to spend a year in China thanks to the American Film Institute (AFI) and a new scholarship program at the AFI Conservatory.
While content creators are flourishing in the country, filmmaker Siddiq Barmak notes that young filmmakers are using their own funds to finance their shorts. "There is scarcely enough to make a good…