Imagine TV Sets ‘Mindscaping’ as First China Series (EXCLUSIVE)

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Imagine Television is developing “Mindscaping,” a 24-episode science fiction series written by Oscar Yang (“Medical Examiner Dr. Qin,” “The Ten Deadly Sins”). The series is the first Chinese-language series developed by Imagine Television, part of Bria…

FilMart: India’s ‘No Pain’ Secures Accelerated China Release With iQIYI (EXCLUSIVE)

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Indian action film “The Man Who Feels No Pain” has been picked up for a premium streaming release in China by iQIYI. The deal was arranged by Hong Kong sales agent Autumn Sun Company. The collaboration is a first of its kind for both sides. As the excl…

FilMart: Lionsgate’s Jim Packer Says Starz Brand is Ready for Global Rollout

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Ahead of his keynote address at Hong Kong’s FilMart this week, Jim Packer, Lionsgate’s president of worldwide TV and digital distribution, shares his plans for Starz international expansion. And he recounts his experience of watching Netflix change up …

FilMart: Chow Yun-fat Stars in ‘Be Water, My Friend’ for Distribution Workshop

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Hong Kong- and Taiwan-based group Just Creative will use this week’s FilMart to launch “Be Water, My Friend,” one of the year’s biggest movies from Greater China. The drama is currently in production with Chow Yun-fat in the lead role as a pathological…

FilMart: Artop Pitches Thai-Chinese Connections, In-House Produced Series

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Bangkok- and Beijing-based Artop Media arrives at FilMart pitching rights to two successful TV series: “Fleet of Time” and “In Time With You.” Both are part of the company’s recent drive into in-house production. The company was founded by Zhang Dong, …