Spain's Javier Ruiz Caldera, whose "Ghost Graduation" was picked up by Fox for North and Latin America, will direct inept spy action-comedy "Anacleto Secret Agent," produced by Francisco Ramos at…
LONDON — The U.K.'s Pinewood Shepperton is the latest company to tap into the rapidly growing Chinese market, setting up a 50-50 joint venture with Chinese entrepreneur Bruno Wu's Seven Stars Media…
Bona Film Group has secured a $20 million revolving credit facility from East West Bank in what's perhaps the first instance of a Chinese company borrowing U.S. money to make and acquire multiple…
China's two biggest shingles, China Film Group and Shanghai Film Group, have submitted applications to list on the Shanghai stock exchange, the country's securities regulator said.
Chinese regulators' warnings for Hollywood about trying to game the government's co-productions system should be taken seriously -- and as a result, future collaborations will have more Chinese input…
A fierce, homegrown anti-gay movement and a vastly outnumbered LGBT community confront each other in Uganda to uncertain and unsettling results in "Call Me Kuchu."
Backup Films, the expanding financial-packaging division of Paris-based Backup Media Group, is negotiating an addition to its burgeoning roster of French-Chinese co-productions: "The Lady in the…
News Corp. has bought a stragetic stake in the privately held distrib Bona Film Group, giving Rupert Murdoch a key foothold in the booming China market and marking the latest stage in an ambitious…
In its first major American venture since landing a hefty investment last year, new distrib China Lion Media has partnered with U.S.-based Serenity Media Group to launch a film fund aimed at raising…
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