Universal Pictures International Entertainment has acquired rights in most of the world to Jackie Chan's most recent film "Chinese Zodiac" (aka "CZ12".) The long-gestating deal was finally signed…
Poly Culture, one of China's leading auction, cultural and film investors, is planning a stock market listing in Hong Kong, according to reports.
Showbox and Huayi Bros place a big bet on 'Mr Go,' a live action/CGI feature about a Chinese gorilla who plays pro baseball in Korea.
LONDON — India is looking to gain increased access to the lucrative Chinese film market after the box office success there of Bollywood pic "3 Idiots," which grossed $3 million. China currently…
While his Hong Kong colleagues such as Chow Yun-fat, Jet Li and Michelle Yeoh -- who each took a crack at Hollywood in the late '90s -- have all slowed their tempo, Jackie Chan, at 59, seems to be…
Mintz's mantra when advising others on how to break into the Chinese market is "access and relevance," as in access to the right people to approve a film, and relevance of the project -- and the…
Thailand has a solid tradition of moviegoing, but its main lures for bizzers are its spectacular scenery for location work and well-appointed facilities.
Zach Braff's Kickstarter campaign for indie drama "Wish I Was Here" has closed after raising $3.1 million in 30 days, including over $400,000 in the final four days. The campaign raised the funds…
The Beijing Municipal Government has unveiled 15 winners in its inaugural international screenwriting contest for U.S.-based scribes of all nationalities. The feature winners are “The Panjiayuan…
Steven Poster has been re-elected to a three-year term as president of the Intl. Cinematographers Guild after running unopposed. The guild, which operates as Local 600 of the Intl. Alliance of…