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  • 01 Jul 2010

    MAKING ALL THE RIGHT MOVES

    As the post-production industry in Singapore reacts to the Media Development Authority’s stronger lead role, a new set of challenges and dynamics have emerged. Asia Image looks through the cutting room floor to find how the sector is adapting.... Read More

  • 01 Jul 2010

    VENTURING INTOTHE GREAT BEYOND

    Korea’s animation studios are now trying to make headway by fostering co-production deals with foreign partners, but doing so will not be easy. Asia Image finds out.... Read More

  • 08 Jun 2010

    Singapore companies showcasing 3D capabilities at BroadcastAsia

    Singapore – Eleven Singapore companies will be promoting their 3D capabilities at BroadcastAsia this year at the Singapore Pavilion. SingTel and StarHub will be demonstrating their abilities in delivering 3D content on their respective platforms. For instance, SingTel will...... Read More

  • 26 May 2010

    Surreal Thai film bags Palme d’Or at Cannes

    Cannes, France – A surreal movie from Thailand about the reveries of a dying man was the surprise victor of the Palme d’Or at the Cannes film festival. Littleknown arthouse director Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His...... Read More

  • 24 May 2010

    China dismisses US piracy complaint

    China dismisses US piracy complaint.... Read More

  • 19 May 2010

    Double-digit growth for China TV, film and radio market in 2009

    Beijing, China – Revenue for China’s TV, film and radio industries surged 17.06% in 2009 on year to RMB 195.9 billion (US$28.7 billion), according to a report by the country’s State Administration of Radio, Film and Television. According to...... Read More

  • 06 May 2010

    Singapore debuts 25 features at Cannes Film Market

    Singapore – Riding on Asia’s growing presence in the international film scene, Singapore’s Media Development Authority (MDA) announced it will premiere 25 new titles from local filmmakers at the Marché du Film or Cannes Film Market which runs from...... Read More

  • 05 May 2010

    Channel NewsAsia lauded at New York TV and film awards

    Singapore – Channel NewsAsia bagged one Gold World Medal and three Bronze World Medals at the 2010 New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards. The network’s “Life After People” took home the gold in the Information/Magazine Programme Promotion...... Read More

  • 01 May 2010

    INDIA’S MEDIA INDUSTRY TO REACH US$24.57B IN 5 YEARS

    The Indian media and entertainment (M&E) industry currently valued at US$13.17 billion is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13% over the next fi ve years. The industry is expected to reach US$24.57 billion...... Read More

  • 27 Apr 2010

    Yuthlert Sippapak’s Friday Killer to premiere at Phuket film fest

    Bangkok – The Phuket Film Festival will screen acclaimed Thai director Yuthlert Sippapak’s Friday Killer as its closing film on Sunday, June 13. This will be a World Premier for director Sippapak’s first movie in The Killers Trilogy. Director,...... Read More

  • 01 Apr 2010

    Malaysian film industry aims to expand

    Malaysia’s National Film Development Corporation (Finas) plans to approve 10 films under its Fictional Films Loan Fund, that will see it disbursing capital of RM50 million (US$14.9 million) this year. In addition, Finas plans to approve 20 projects involving...... Read More

  • 01 Apr 2010

    JIffest 2009 opens with local film

    The Jakarta International Film Festival (Jiffest) marked its second decade of existence with the screening of an Indonesian film as the festival’s opening premiere. Festival manager Navaul Yazid said it was the first time in Jiffest’s 11-year history that...... Read More

  • 14 Jan 2010

    Digital Rights Group promotes Kelly Shek for key territories

    London – Leading content distributor Digital Rights Group (DRG) announced the promotion of sales executive, Kelly Shek. Cantonese-speaking Shek will add Asia (excluding Japan) to her existing portfolio of territories, which also includes Africa, Israel and In-Flight. Having joined...... Read More

  • 11 Sep 2009

    BBC makes iPlayer available to all

    Amsterdam, IBC – The BBC is to allow third parties the ability to run the technology behind the BBC iPlayer on their own websites. The mechanics of the arrangement whereby broadcasters might share or licence the SDK or even...... Read More

  • 01 Jul 2009

    China READIES digital production base

    The newly opened China Film Group Digital Film Production Base is proving to be a boon for China film makers with its full range of production and post-production services... Read More

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