Vice Media Launches Local Operations in India

Vice Media has given an official launch to its operations in India. The move is a partnership with newspaper and digital media group Times of India. Vice is producing and distributing local programming for digital, mobile and linear platforms. Vice Ind…

Vice Media has given an official launch to its operations in India. The move is a partnership with newspaper and digital media group Times of India. Vice is producing and distributing local programming for digital, mobile and linear platforms. Vice India has introduced all of its digital brands under the Vice.com banner, premiering a significant […]

Selina Lo, Michelle Yeoh Join Cast of ‘Boss Level’ (EXCLUSIVE)

British-Chinese actress, Selina Lo and veteran Michelle Yeoh have joined the cast of “Boss Level.” The action thriller is currently shooting in Atlanta, Georgia, with Joe Carnahan directing. Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios recently acquired the fil…

British-Chinese actress, Selina Lo and veteran Michelle Yeoh have joined the cast of “Boss Level.” The action thriller is currently shooting in Atlanta, Georgia, with Joe Carnahan directing. Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios recently acquired the film from Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films. It is set for a wide theatrical release in 2019. Lo, who has both acting and […]

Frances O’Connor, Richard Roxburgh Join Australia’s ‘Go Karts’

See Pictures has cast newcomer William Lodder in the lead role of its upcoming “Go Karts,” which begins filming this week in Busselton, Western Australia. He is joined by Frances O’Connor, Richard Roxburgh, Dan Wyllie, Darius Amarfio-Jefferson, Cooper van Grootel and another newcomer Anastasia Bampos. The high-octane family film sees Lodder as a Jack-the-lad who […]

See Pictures has cast newcomer William Lodder in the lead role of its upcoming “Go Karts,” which begins filming this week in Busselton, Western Australia. He is joined by Frances O’Connor, Richard Roxburgh, Dan Wyllie, Darius Amarfio-Jefferson, Cooper van Grootel and another newcomer Anastasia Bampos. The high-octane family film sees Lodder as a Jack-the-lad who […]

IMAX Format Gains Momentum in India

IMAX unveiled two agreements with exhibition groups to open nine new giant screens in India. The new deals mean that IMAX is on the way to doubling its footprint in the world’s second most populous nation. With Cinepolis, the company signed an agreement for four new screens to be opened in Bangalore, Kolkata, Navi Mumbai […]

IMAX unveiled two agreements with exhibition groups to open nine new giant screens in India. The new deals mean that IMAX is on the way to doubling its footprint in the world’s second most populous nation. With Cinepolis, the company signed an agreement for four new screens to be opened in Bangalore, Kolkata, Navi Mumbai […]

Astro, Celestial Tiger Pick up Awards Winning Films for SE Asia

Cinestaan International Sales has sold rights Shubhashish Bhutiani’s “Hotel Salvation” to pay-TV group Astro for 12 South East Asian territories including Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand and the Philippines. The film had previously been licensed to some 30 other territories including the U.K., U.S., Germany, France, Spain and Italy. The film premiered at Venice in […]

Cinestaan International Sales has sold rights Shubhashish Bhutiani’s “Hotel Salvation” to pay-TV group Astro for 12 South East Asian territories including Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand and the Philippines. The film had previously been licensed to some 30 other territories including the U.K., U.S., Germany, France, Spain and Italy. The film premiered at Venice in […]

Animation is Role Model for Chinese Co-Production, Beijing Festival is Told

Animation is tipped by leading executives as the most fertile sector for cross-border cooperation between China and overseas film industries. International co-production is a perennial discussion at every film festival in China or any market espousing a significant China connection. The Beijing International Film Festival, which kicked off on Sunday night, made co-production the theme […]

Animation is tipped by leading executives as the most fertile sector for cross-border cooperation between China and overseas film industries. International co-production is a perennial discussion at every film festival in China or any market espousing a significant China connection. The Beijing International Film Festival, which kicked off on Sunday night, made co-production the theme […]

Beijing Festival: Chinese Art Films to get $16 Million Acquisition Fund

The emerging art house film sector in China is to get a further boost from the launch of a $16 million (RMB100 million) specialized acquisition fund. The initiative is backed by five companies already operational in the sector. The A.R.T. Project fund is intended to invest in 15 films by Chinese directorial talent over a […]

The emerging art house film sector in China is to get a further boost from the launch of a $16 million (RMB100 million) specialized acquisition fund. The initiative is backed by five companies already operational in the sector. The A.R.T. Project fund is intended to invest in 15 films by Chinese directorial talent over a […]