February marked a high in Hollywood-China relations as incoming President Xi Jinping hiked the quota of foreign films allowed in and applauded a major studio venture with DreamWorks Animation in…
Imported movies saw a 90.4% increase in box office revenues in China in the first six months of this year as the easing of the import quota began to make an impact, according to official sources.
Chinese B.O. is well on track to exceed $2 billion this year, according to biz watchdog the State Administration of Radio, Film and TV (SARFT), with 12.2 billion yuan ($1.95 billion) notched up in…
China's broadcasting watchdog has introduced a raft of new guidelines for pubcasters which ban remakes and adaptations from online games, and cut back on humor and family spats in TV skeins.
BEIJING -- China's top biz watchdog, the State Administration of Radio, Film and Television has nixed an application by helmer Xia Peng to shoot a local remake of Pixar's animation blockbuster…
Though China's animation biz is growing strongly, it still trails the U.S. and Japan in terms of top-notch product - -- if not necessarily volume.
China's broadcasting watchdog, the State Administration of Radio, Film and TV, has banned two popular reality and talent skeins for poor moral standards.
BEIJING -- China's media regulator the State Administration of Radio, Film and TV has banned espionage and police TV shows until after the July 1 celebration of the 90th anniversary of the Chinese…
Like many other places in the world, the trend in China is towards the talent and dating show genres, but strict controls on the media means that light entertainment skeins operate within tight…
The director of the Internet Communication Management section of China's powerful State Administration of Radio, Film and Television (SARFT) has been charged with accepting bribes worth 40,000 yuan…
China's film market is booming. But while the burgeoning number of new cinema screens is fueling wild expansion, the pressure to get one of the key slots in the sked is growing.