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  • Wealthy Chinese home buyers boost suburban L.A. housing markets

    Wealthy Chinese home buyers boost suburban L.A. housing markets
    The overflow from China's economic high tide is transforming the housing markets of suburban Los Angeles. Affluent Chinese home buyers are driving prices past boom-era peaks, spawning a subset of property brokers and mortgage lenders that cater to their...
  • FilMart: Leung Reviewing Film Development Council Funding

    HONG KONG - C.Y. Leung (pictured), Hong Kong's chief executive promised to support the territory's creative industries and help them improve their competitiveness. "Last year we injected $300 million into our CreateSmart Initiative which is a funding...
  • Disney India Greenlights 'Mahabharata' Movie

    LONDON -- Disney India has revealed plans for a two-part live-action film version of the Indian mythological epic "The Mahabharata." Abhishek Kapoor, director of hits "Rock On" and "Kai Po Che," will begin work on the film once he has completed "Fitoor,...
  • Revamped Singapore Festival Stresses SE Asian Credentials

    HONG KONG -- Yuni Hadi, producer of Anthony Chen's breakout film "Ilo Ilo" has been set as festival director of the Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF), which is being revived this December. The latest, 25th iteration of the festival, is...
  • FilMart: BAFTA Launches Hong Kong Scholarships

    HONG KONG - The British Academy of Film & Television Arts on Monday unveiled details of its UK-Asian scholarship program. It also kicked off the second leg of its Hong Kong outreach initiative. BAFTA will allow two U.K. nationals to study a...
  • Film Review: 'Silver Spoon'

    As wholesome as fresh milk, "Silver Spoon" centers on a pack of individualistic youngsters who attend a vocational high school for dairy farming in Hokkaido, northern Japan. Not your average youth film about sports, first love or superheroes, this...
  • Pegasus Rides in With 'Z Storm,' 'Ip Man 3′

    Pegasus Motion Pictures on Monday (March 24) took the wraps off its big budget crime thriller "Z Storm," which is set for summer release. The company, formed in 2009 by Raymond Wong after he broke away from Mandarin Films, also updated plans for the much...
  • Byron Mann, Eugenia Yuan Add Flavor to 'Jasmine'

    Lon Haber & Co is representing rights to Hong Kong/U.S.-produced psychological thriller "Jasmine." The Hong Kong-set, English-language film, now in post-production, stars Byron Mann ("Catwoman"), Jason Tobin, Eugenia Yuan ("Memoirs of a Geisha"), Grace...
  • 'Night Flight' Takes Off in Hong Kong

    "Night Flight," the Korean film that features in the Indie Power section of the Hong Kong Intl. Film Festival (HKIFF) this week, has also found itself a distributor in the territory. Hong Kong and Macau rights to the Leesong Hee-il-directed film were...
  • Hong Kong Biz Finds Success With Mainland Ties

    Stories about the death of the Hong Kong film industry are premature. Sure, the mainland China biz is grabbing all the headlines, and while Hong Kong's annual film production has dropped from more than 300 movies 25 years ago to less than 50 in 2013, the...
  • China Expected to Confirm Second Theatrical Distribution License (EXCLUSIVE)

    A seismic shift is set to hit the Chinese film distribution sector within the coming weeks. The Chinese government is expected to confirm the allocation of a second theatrical distribution license. That would break the monopoly currently held by China...
  • Osaka Fest Rewards Philippines, Korea Titles

    HONG KONG - The Osaka Asian Film Festival in Japan wrapped on Sunday with its top prize going to "Shift" by Philippines director Siege Ledesma. The jury said that films from South Korea and The Philippines stood out, and that it had awarde the Grand...