The Tom Group, one of the stock market-listed parts of billionaire Li Ka-shing's empire, is reportedly in the race to buy control of Formula 1 rights owner SLEC from U.K. businessman Bernie…
The Frankfurt Book Fair plans a presentation of Korean cinema at its upcoming edition (Oct. 19-23), which is dedicated to all things culturally Korean.
Chinese actress Ziyi Zhang and actor Ge You will lead the cast of "Banquet," a big-budget drama by Feng Xiaogang. The period pic is a $15 million effort bankrolled by ambitious private-sector players…
Who will be the Seoul survivor? South Korea's 9-year-old PiFan film fest is duking it out with upstart Real Fantastic to be the region's top dog in fantasy film confabs.
Kang Woo-suk and "Michael" Kim Jung-sang, the co-toppers of South Korean major Cinema Service, have ankled from the company that Kang founded in 1993.
Nothing is impossible for the entrepreneurial Chinese these days -- not even attracting the production of "Mission: Impossible 3." Industry people in China say the film is set to shoot for up to a…
Dedicated entirely to digital filmmaking, the second Skip City Intl. D-Cinema Festival got under way Saturday in Japan. Proving the capacity of modern communications and exhibition technology the…
Dedicated entirely to digital filmmaking, the second Skip City Intl. D-Cinema Festival gets under way Saturday in Japan. The opening night film "Summer Time Machine Blues" will be streamed live from…
The Hong Kong government's Film Guarantee Fund (FGF) has provided HK$1.25 million ($163,000) of loan support to forthcoming pic "Shaolin vs. Evil Dead II."
Even as Chinese firms hotly pursue U.S. acquisitions from Unocal to Maytag, China's government continues to harden its stance on U.S. media companies doing business on its soil. The world's most…
"Zhou Yu's Train," the Chinese tearjerker that played out of competition at the Berlin festival, will be remade as a television series.