Following the end of zero-Covid measures and a recent changing of the guard at the China Film Bureau, a string of imports and co-productions have been granted release dates in the mainland China market.
CANNES 2023 LINE-UP: Titles Selected From Asia, Africa & Midde East
List of titles selected for Cannes Official Selection, Critics Week and Directors Fortnight from Asia, Africa and the Middle East with sales agents where known.
Udine Far East Film Festival Unveils Line-Up Of Focus Asia Projects
Far East Film Festival in Udine, Italy, has announced the line-up of projects selected for its Focus Asia industry platform.
FESTIVALS: ‘Stonewalling’, ‘Totem’ Win Firebird Awards At Hong Kong Film Festival
Stonewalling, co-directed by Huang Ji and Otsuka Ryuji, and Mexican director Lila Avilés’s Totem both won Firebird Awards at this year’s HKIFF.
FESTIVALS: ‘Ajoomma’, ‘Bad Education’ To Open Udine Far East Film Festival
Singapore-Korean collaboration Ajooma, directed by He Shuming, and Bad Education, from Taiwanese star-turned-director Kai Ko, will open this year’s Far East Film Festival in Udine, Italy.
Sasha Chuk’s ‘Fly Me To The Moon’ wins five awards at HAF
Taiwanese filmmaker Lien Chien-Hung’s Salli and The Poison Cat, from China’s Guan Tian, also picked up multiple awards.
FESTIVALS: ‘Mad Fate’, ‘Elegies’ To Open HKIFF
Soi Cheang’s noir thriller Mad Fate and the world premiere of Ann Hui’s documentary Elegies will open this year’s Hong Kong International Film Festival.
Filmart Returns; Hong Kong’s Political Landscape; China Release Schedule
As Hong Kong comes back to life, Streamlined also decodes the recent success of local films and HBO’s mysterious moves in the region.
FESTIVALS: Osaka Asian To Open With Ho Cheuk Tin’s ‘Over My Dead Body’
Hong Kong black comedy Over My Dead Body will receive its world premiere as the opening film of this year’s Osaka Asian Film Festival (March 10-19).
Bridging The Dragon To Explore Euro-Asian Collaboration At EFM
Two-day forum expands BTD’s Sino-European focus to the rest of East Asia.