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The Hong Kong Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF) held from March 19-21 has announced this year’s line-up of 25 projects

The Luang Prabang Film Festival (LPFF) has selected 10 projects from across Southeast Asia to participate in its 2017 Talent

BeachTV sets up joint venture in Philippines and launches new DJ reality series, Rave Wave to find aspiring DJs across

Two of Southeast Asia’s leading content producers’ associations, the Indonesian Film Board, or Badan Perfilman Indonesia (BPI) and the Southeast

XTREME Media's winning pitch at last year's ATF Formats Pitch lands commission at Singapore's Free-to-Air Malay Station Independent distributor all3media international

The Luang Prabang Film Festival (LPFF) has opened its call for submissions for its next edition of its Tribeca Film

The 18th Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) opens its call for entries to its inaugural ATF Animation Pitch this

Sydney-based Causeway Films will be embarking on a co-production with Southeast Asian producers in Singapore with a shoot date scheduled for

Program Offers Producing-centered curriculum and Full Scholarship   The Busan Asian Film School (AFiS) will be accepting applications for its International Film

Indonesia-Singapore Collaboration signals high point in Southeast Asia   Indonesia’s Goshen Media has inked a partnership with Singapore’s Aurora Media Holdings to

Taking place in Manila, Philippines this year with hefty prizes at stake.   Viddsee, the trailblazing online video service that specializes

E-Sports content levels up with innovative regional partnership.   The fastest growing E-entertainment company in Southeast Asia joins forces with one of

Joint effort to solidify China’s thriving film industry.    The International Film Festival & Awards Macao (IFFAM) recently announced an exciting

Directing duo Aaron Moorhead and Justin Benson continue their hot streak.   The 21st edition of the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival

Finland's "The Twins" bring home coveted Bucheon Award.   On July 18th, the winners of the Network of Fantastic Films (NAFF) IT Project

August 1 deadline looms for groundbreaking film fest with hefty $60,000 top prize.     It may be one of Asia’s newer film

Aurora Media Holdings and M! Capital Ventures to co-fund and co-produce Anup Singh's latest film, The Song of Scorpions.   Singapore-based film

Southeast Asia’s Largest Film Financing Platform To Select 15 Projects.   ScreenSingapore, Southeast Asia’s leading marketplace for filmmakers, producers, distributors, financiers, and

Contest to offer mentorships, cash prizes to Vietnamese filmmakers.   CJ CGV is looking for Vietnamese storytellers. Continuing its efforts to expand

16 Asian, 7 Korean projects to be presented at the 22nd Busan International Film Festival.   Asian Cinema Fund (ACF) unveiled today

Festival to offer over $40,000 USD in cash prizes. The Asiana International Short Film Festival (AISFF) is accepting entries for its

Poland’s only film fest dedicated to Asian cinema launches its distribution arm.   Asian cinema has widened its reach further into Eastern

Cleaved down from a total of 233 entries from 39 countries, 16 projects from 15 countries made the cut for

Malaysian PR/Events company The Jazzy Group has joined the crime-thriller as co-producer alongside regional star Bront Palarae’s Pixel Play   The Jazzy Group

Pista Ng Pelikulang Pilipino (Filipino Film Fiesta) now accepting submissions.   Filipino films will be on the spotlight for an entire month

Denmark becomes the first Nordic country to sign a film co-production agreement with China during Danish PM Lars Løkke Rasmussen's

Singapore’s Aurora Media partners up with Indonesian and Lao features. Two films with major regional directors selected in the Focus Asia

7 film projects in development will represent Asia in Udine.   Ties That Bind (TTB) Asia/Europe Co-Production Workshop, the innovative programme that

Submit now for Venice International Film Festival's top industry event.   Venice Production Bridge, the main industry arm of the Venice International Film

Singapore, Bhutan, and Nepal sweep top prizes in worldwide competition.   The Fribourg International Film Festival (FIFF) 2017 celebrated a monumental

To be hosted by Indonesian documentary organization, In-Docs.    The 1st ever Good Pitch2 Southeast Asia 2017 is unfolding in Jakarta, Indonesia

Disastrous flop of sci-fi adaptation of iconic Japanese anime is a sign of the times.   The numbers are in and

6 films from Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, and the Philippines named.   Udine Far East Film Festival (FEFF), the premiere, European event

Official Juthamas Siriwan and daughter accepted bribes over now-defunct Bangkok International Film Festival. After investigations that started in 2008 and with

One month to go for Asia’s largest genre project market’s deadline.   Presented alongside the 21st Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BiFan),

13 genre film projects from 13 different countries to be presented in Udine.   FOCUS ASIA, the co-production film market that was

South Korea And China Dominates at the “Oscars of Asia”   The Asian film industry all came together on a dazzling night of

Hong Kong’s “Impossible Split” and Japan’s “Yuko” are the biggest winners of all.   Concluding yesterday, 15th March, 2017, the 15th edition

Providing platform for SE Asian filmmakers to network and strengthen ASEAN bonds. the regional film festival runs from May 4

Winning filmmakers from all around Asia bag top prizes at illustrious event.   While the rest of the world still recovers from

Long-awaited, biennial event gears for its 3rd run in Kuching this May.   Ever since it launched in 2013 in Kuching in

After being banned by local censors, award-winning political documentary will stream for free in Malaysia territories but only for one

Exchange programme partners to bring 19 Asian students together to co-produce short films in the Philippines Now in its 3rd edition,

The hallmark event is set to dazzle with star-studded cast   The inaugural edition of the Malaysian Golden Global Awards (MGGA), in

The co-production lab extends to Feb 23 to allow for more entries.   After its 8th edition’s successful conclusion at the ScreenSingapore

Oscar-nominated producer Bill Kong serves as Executive Producer.   It will only be the second time in the history of The Walt

10th edition of Asia’s largest genre project market calls for entries. The Network of Asian Fantastic Films (NAFF) IT Project Market,

A 3-week doco workshop in Phnom Penh. 16 documentary producers from Southeast Asia will converge in Phnom Penh to begin their training

The Hollywood studio dips toes into Indonesian film scene on action franchise. For the first time, a Hollywood studio is co-producing

Closed last year, the legendary sales agency finds new life with Chinese investors. Sending shockwaves through the film world last August

First edition of the festival opens alongside Malaysia Golden Global Awards. The Malaysian film industry is about to dazzle audiences at

Kung Fu - Bollywood mashup tops Chinese box office despite mostly negative reviews. In 2005, Jackie Chan and frequent collaborator, director

Malaysian zombies crawl into screens worldwide. Indie zombie flick, KL24: Zombies, debuted on YouTube on 8 January 2017. The film is

The 7th edition of the country’s largest film fest runs from 4-9 March. The 2017 edition of the Cambodian International Film Festival

Discovery announces 16 new oroductions out of SE Asia in 2017. Betting big on regional productions, the major cable network has

The festival expands its industry platform to become a genre destination for financiers. In 2016, the Far East Film Festival (FEFF)

15% rebate with bonuses when paired with Thai crew and tourism promotion. First announced in Cannes 2016 way back in May,

BeachTV sets to be Asia’s premier platform for all beach related content.  The official launch of the brand new lifestyle channel, BeachTV, was

Exciting film slate financing deal closes out Singapore film event. A lot of new connections were made and deals were sealed

Asia - Europe’s premiere Co-Pro Workshop readies for its 9th edition.   TIES THAT BIND (TTB), the leading training program for Asian

SAAVA & LFA launch accredited media courses for the region. The Southeast Asian Audio - Visual Association (SAAVA) and Learn Film

Only one more month to go for the HAF “Work in Progress Laboratory” submission deadline. The Hong Kong - Asia Film

Aurora Media Holdings and Blink Asia team up with Endemol Shine Asia for the next wave in Asian sports content. The