A Hong Kong man has been jailed for three months for pirating movies online. Chan Nai-ming Friday lost an appeal against conviction. Judges said that by uploading movies to the BitTorrent…
Hong Kong and Amsterdam-based international sales house Fortissimo Films has picked up world rights outside Scandinavia to Icelandic comedy "Country Farm."
Warner China Film, the joint venture of Warner Bros. and state-owned conglom China Film Group, is greenlighting a package of movies for production in China.
Warner China Film, the joint venture between Warner Bros. and state-owned conglom China Film Group, is greenlighting a package of movies for production in China.
"Motorcycle Diaries" helmer Walter Salles has boarded "Misencounter," the Spanish-language drama helmed by festival regular Pablo Trapero ("El Bonaerense," "Rolling Family").
A collection of Korean producers has launched an org designed to help foreign movies shoot in South Korea.
New Line Cinema has twitched for "The Sick House" a British horror movie about a man trapped in an abandoned hospital and preyed upon by an ancient incarnation of the plague.
Thailand's Sahamongkolfilm Intl. has struck a low seven figures deal with Germany's Splendid Films for muay thai martial arts actioner "Ong bak 2."
The Weinstein Co. has picked up North American rights to martial arts actioner "Fatal Contact" from Easternlight, the Asian films wing of Oz-U.S. international sales outfit Arclight.
The Walt Disney Co. said Wednesday its long-awaited Chinese film "The Magic Gourd" will get a theatrical release this summer through China Film Group Corp.