TOKYO — The Tokyo International Film Festival today unveiled the line-up for its 26th edition, which will unspool Oct. 17-25 in Tokyo’s Roppongi Hills entertainment and shopping complex. The…
SEOUL – The Busan film festival will open with dance drama "Vara: A Blessing," the third film by Buddhist monk Khyentse Norbu, and the first time that the South Korean festival has not opened with…
TOKYO — Satellite platform operator Sky Perfect JSAT, together 50 other Japanese companies, including major commercial networks, is gearing up to launch a Pan-Asian satellite service for Japanese…
HONG KONG — Wayne Wang, Naomi Kawase and Mohsen Makhmalbaf are among the cream of Asia's film makers who will line up for the Asian Project Market (Oct 7-10), the arthouse film financing event that…
MANAA, the Media Action Network for Asian American, fired off a letter to Fox on Thursday demanding network executives re-shoot "racist" scenes from Seth MacFarlanes upcoming sitcom "Dads."
CBS Corp. is pushing into the Southeast Asian TV market in a pact with RTL Group to launch two entertainment channels in more than two dozen fast-growing territories. The first of the channels…
HONG KONG — A+E Networks has unwound its Asian channel distribution partnership with Malaysia's Astro and will instead run the business as a stand-alone company. Currently known as AETN All Asia…
A superstar in China, Variety's 2013 Asian Star of the Year Li Bingbing recently crossed over to international English-language fare with "Resident Evil: Retribution."
The Toronto Film Festival has opted for a return of the Asian Film Summit, which launched at last year's fest.
BEIJING — Chinese drama "Mystery" by often controversial Mainland helmer Lou Ye scooped the best film honor at the Asian Film Awards at the Hong Kong Film Festival. Pic follows a middle-aged woman…