Latest Cinema of China Stories

2014-09-01 00:20:44

VENICE, Italy, Aug. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This year's 71st Venice International Film Festival, taking place from August 27th to September 6th 2014, will mark the beginning of a cooperation between the Venice Film Festival and iQIYI. iQIYI is China's leading video streaming site, focused on fully licensed, high-definition and professionally-produced content. This is the first time that the Venice Film Festival, known as founding father of International Film Festivals, has...

2014-08-20 12:24:14

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2014 DC Chinese Film Festival, held September 4-7 in the Nation's Capital, will showcase over 60 outstanding documentary, narrative, experimental, and animated films from 9 countries and regions, all made by Chinese artists or about China. This will be the first time the DC audience gets to watch so many never before seen Chinese films on the big screen. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140820/137698 Full schedule and...

2014-06-05 16:25:33

Paramount Pictures' Transformers: Age of Extinction to be CMMG's first U.S. film LOS ANGELES, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's largest movie media group, China Movie Media Group (YING SHISHANG also known as "CMM"), announced today it will open its first United States office in Los Angeles, California. In tandem, it will team with its first U.S. studio, Paramount Pictures, to launch the marketing of Transformers: Age of Extinction (TF4) in China, a movie that has incorporated many...

2014-03-18 08:28:45

HONG KONG, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 25, 2014, the Forum on Major Development of China's National Culture Industry was held in Beijing. Organizer of the Forum is China National Culture & Art Co. Ltd. ("CNCAC"), exclusive partner of i-marker Culture & Media Investments Ltd. ("i-marker Media"). CNCAC is the sole state-owned enterprise under the Ministry of Culture of China. Five topics discussed in the Forum include: 1, the use of allocated lands in Beijing to...

2014-03-12 20:23:45

Studio Partners with New Classics Media on Chinese Martial Arts Action Feature "THE MONK" (aka "A Monk in the Floating World") Directed by Chen Kaige CULVER CITY, Calif. and BEIJING, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move to expand its local language production presence in China, Columbia Pictures has secured key partnerships with local high-profile filmmakers and entered in to split-rights agreements with Chinese production companies. Included among these, Columbia Pictures...

2013-12-30 08:24:05

HONG KONG, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- i-marker Culture & Media Investments Ltd. ("i-marker Media"), Horizon Entertainment Group Ltd. ("Horizon Entertainment") and Motion Picture Association of America ("MPAA") have held a meeting in Hong Kong on December 9, 2013, with in-depth discussion on strategic cooperation and related details of implementation regarding the import film business in China, for implementation of their strategic partnership. Mr. Mike Ellis, President and...

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