June 4, 2015
By Rechelle Tangcangco
What makes Asia different from other markets? How would you describe the level of business here in Asia?
Film budgets tend to be smaller although these seem to be increasing especially in India and China. India and China have large domestic markets to supports the growth (but this in turn, also increases domestic competition) but other Asian markets especially in Southeast Asia still lag behind.
What are the new and exciting things happening in the Asian film industry at the moment? What challenges do Asian filmmakers face in terms of competing with Hollywood?