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…
Pusan Film Festival
Busan bids to become regional cinema heavyweight, revamps key elements.
The 14th Pusan Film Festival has appointed new programmers and shuffled the management of the Asian Film Market.
The Pusan Film Festival will go on the road for PIFF in L.A., a selection of primarily Korean and Asian films from this year's event to be screened in Los Angeles in the first half of 2007.
"Love Conquers All" by Malaysian director Tan Chui Mui emerged as the big winner of the 11th Pusan International Film Festival.
With more movies than ever this year, and the Korean selection at an all-time high, the Pusan Intl. Film Festival consolidated its rep as a useful shopping center for Asian cinema, but not a showcase…
Opinions about the effectiveness of the newly structured Asian Film Market predictably divided along lines reflecting the participants' expectations and available rights.
Under new rules passed in a southwestern China city, Webizens spreading malicious rumors and lies on the Internet will face hundreds of dollars in fines -- and possible detention.
South Korea's Fair Trade Commission is probing the alleged "oligopolistic" level of control wielded by Korean exhibitors CGV, Megabox and Lotte Cinema.
Sony Pictures Releasing Intl. and Buena Vista Intl. have set up a joint venture to distribute their product in South Korea. The companies will combine their staff into a single office, effective Nov…