Leonardo DiCaprio, Nicole Kidman and Harvey Weinstein joined a Hollywood contingent on hand for the unveiling, but one exec warns, "The Chinese are famous for wildly exaggerating what they are going to do."Read more
Rivals from Lionsgate/Summit couldn't get a word in edgewise, and the splashy offer ($7 million for U.S. rights plus $20 million for prints and advertising) overshadowed the fest's deal scene.
Behind the Screen explores the impact of technology on movies and TV shows, specifically content producers, cinematographers, editors, VFX shops and artists, sound mixers and editors, technical (including R&D) roles and the post-production community. This includes products from companies like Red, Canon, Dolby and Avid to new hires in key below-the-line positions on movies or at below the line post/VFX shops