As growth begins to stall in more mature markets, the streamers are increasing their focus on producing Asian content.
Goran Stolevski’s horror drama You Won’t Be Alone took best film at this year’s Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival.
A summary of the major sales deals announced at this year’s Cannes market on films originating from Asia & Middle East.
Korean talent took two of the top awards, with Park Chan-wook winning best director and Song Kang-ho taking best actor.
Lee Jang-hoon’s Miracle: Letters To The President was presented with the Golden Mulberry, while China’s Return To Dust and Too Cool To Kill took multiple awards.
APRIL 2022: Rolling updates of the latest streaming content announcements from Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
Panellists at Udine’s Focus Asia event debated whether Asia’s theatrical market will ever rebound to pre-pandemic levels.
MARCH 2022: Rolling updates of the latest streaming content announcements from Asia Pacific and the Middle East.