HONG KONG -- Wong Kar-wai's "The Grandmaster" has been selected as Hong Kong's nominee in the foreign-language Academy Awards category.
The Hong Kong director's painstaking preparation puts actors and audiences in the mood for kung fu.
With "Ip Man -- The Final Fight," the lucrative Chinese franchise about the grandmaster of Wing Chun reaches a plateau. Competently executed by Hong Kong helmer Herman Yau, with the title role…
Venturing into fresh creative terrain without relinquishing his familiar themes and stylistic flourishes, Hong Kong auteur Wong Kar Wai exceeds expectations with "The Grandmaster," fashioning a 1930s…
Unlike the film business in the West, the Chinese biz is completely reliant on box office, with no coin generated by ancillary sales.
Gravitas Ventures and Variance Films are teaming to acquire and co-release seven to eight independent films a year theatrically in the U.S. and Canada and on VOD.
Glorious martial-arts mastery is trumped by Machiavellian manipulations in period actioner from helmer/star Donnie Yen.
Thai helmer Apitchatpong Weerasethakul's Palme d'Or winner "Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives" notched up its latest success on Monday when it scooped the best film laurel at the 5th Asian…
Hong Kong's film biz retains its independent spirit as it heads into the year of the rabbit, with filmmakers producing strong local movies but increasingly looking to the booming Chinese market with…
Taiwanese family drama "When Love Comes" won the best film award Saturday at Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards, the biggest Chinese-language kudofest.
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