South African heist thriller "iNumber Number" has been picked up for international distribution by Hong Kong and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films.
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Well Go USA Entertainment has acquired all North American rights to Hong Kong horror film "Rigor Mortis" in a deal with Fortissimo Films. The distributor's move comes shortly before the film's…
HONG KONG — "Beyond Beauty," a big budget documentary detailing the clash between civilization and the natural environment, will kick off the first edition of the Taoyuan Intl. Film Festival in…
Tokyo — Chinese director Chen Kaige will head the competition jury at the 26th Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, set to unspool Oct. 22-24. Chen's association with the festival goes back to its sixth…
The cast of “The Big Chill” will reunite at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, organizers announced July 25. Not only does the occasion mark the 30th anniversary of the film, but it was actually the…
ROME – Venice topper Alberto Barbera has unveiled a rich mix of name auteurs and newcomers, crowdpleasers and esoteric pics, with U.S. and U.K. titles playing prominently, in his lineup for the 70th…
On the anniversary of Bruce Lee's death, Hong Kong is to honor its adopted action star. But his former home remains off limits.
Although “Unbeatable” contains a few pugilist-pic cliches, the storytelling artistry of Hong Kong helmer Dante Lam and Nick Cheung’s powerhouse performance make a raw and compelling experience out…
Flora Lau's debut is beautifully assembled by a top-pedigree production crew, but it remains a modest accomplishment in scope and impact.
China's growing muscle as a global player, and what that means for the Hong Kong biz, was the hot topic at this year's Filmart, the annual Hong Kong Intl. Film and TV Market.