Taiwan

‘Fearless,’ ‘Cold War’ Series in the Works as Bill Kong’s Edko Film Takes First Steps Into Streaming (EXCLUSIVE)

TV series adaptations of “Fearless” and “Cold War,” two of the highest-profile Hong Kong action movies of the 21st century, are now in development. The shift into TV…

‘The Pink Cloud’ Sells to France, Germany, Japan (EXCLUSIVE)

“The Pink Cloud,” a feminist quarantine drama and flagship feature of Brazil’s new generation of female filmmakers, has closed three more major territories for Paris-based MPM Premium, sealing…

‘Lost and Found,’ with ‘Money Heist’ Star Alvaro Morte, Scores First Sales (EXCLUSIVE)

“Lost And Found” has closed first sales to Italy (Eagle Pictures), France (KMBO) and Taiwan (Creative Century Entertainment) on thriller “Lost and Found,” starring Álvaro Morte, “Money Heist’s”…

‘Cop Secret’ Closes North America, France for Alief (EXCLUSIVE)

London-based Alief has closed North America and French-speaking territories on “Cop Secret,” effectively now selling the Icelandic buddy cop spoof to over half the world’s major markets.  In…

Taiwan Returns to Cannes Film Market With XR and VR Fare

The Taiwan Pavilion returns to the Marché du Film this year with a beefed-up version after two years of interruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, presenting 91 titles…

Before Lady Gaga’s ‘Hold My Hand,’ Berlin ‘got lucky’ with ‘Top Gun’ hit

“At the time we were nothing,” Berlin’s Terri Nunn told The Post of the band before it released the Oscar-winning smash from the original 1986 film.

Dionne Warwick Leads TikTok, U.N. Campaign for Ukraine Refugees – Global Bulletin

CAMPAIGN UNHCR, the U.N. Refugee Agency, and TikTok have teamed for a music campaign promoting solidarity with refugees from Ukraine and beyond. The campaign begins with #TheWorldNeeds, a…

Hong Kong Protest Documentary ‘Blue Island’ Picked up for North America Ahead of HotDocs Debut

New York-headquartered documentary distributor Icarus Films has picked up all North American rights to Hong Kong protest film “Blue Island.” The film plays this week at the HotDocs…

Asian Content Helps Streaming Platforms Grow in Taiwan – Report

Further underlining Asia as a bright spot for Netflix, following the company’s otherwise disappointing global results this week, the streamer has strengthened its position as the SVOD leader…

YouTube Blocks Hong Kong’s Next Leader John Lee

YouTube, the Google-owned video streaming platform, has removed the account of John Lee Ka-chiu, the policeman-turned-politician who is poised to take over as Hong Kong’s next leader. All…

Beta Cinema Closes Deals in Major Territories for ‘Diabolik,’ a Leading Contender at the Italian Film Awards (EXCLUSIVE)

Munich-based sales agency Beta Cinema has closed sales to several major territories for stylish comic-book adaptation “Diabolik,” which is among the leaders in the race for Italy’s top…