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  1. Hong Kong Filmart: Cloud Technology Stirs Piracy Debate

    2:08 pm PDT 03/19/2013
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    With a huge expansion of Internet domain names set to launch this year, how to prevent abuse of the new technology is a growing concern for the entertainment industry in Asia. READ MORE

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  2. Hong Kong Filmart: Vampire Genre Gets Chinese Spin

    1:52 pm PDT 03/19/2013
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    With his upcoming horror title "Rigor Mortis," director Juno Mak revives the golden age of Hong Kong supernatural cinema. READ MORE

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  3. Hong Kong Filmart: Industry Turns Spotlight on New Talent

    1:33 pm PDT 03/19/2013
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    A raft of new initiatives debuted by regional veterans such as Yu Dong and Bill Kong look to support fresh filmmaking voices from Asia. READ MORE

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  4. Hong Kong Filmart: Indian Content Firms Bemoan Lack of Export Support

    11:11 am PDT 03/19/2013
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    “There's a lot of interest in Indian films now in Asia, but we get no help in promoting them overseas," says one market attendee. READ MORE

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  5. Hong Kong Filmart: Singapore's mm2 Partners With Smart Limited

    4:36 am PDT 03/19/2013
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    The two companies will shoot two co-productions this year, beginning with "ATM" from veteran Hong Kong TV actor Ha Yu. READ MORE

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  6. Can Okinawa Become an Entertainment Hub?

    10:52 pm PDT 03/18/2013
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    A leading Japanese talent agency looks to launch a performing arts school on land now used by the U.S. military. READ MORE

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  7. Hong Kong Filmart: Asian Film Awards Best Film Winner Lou Ye (Q&A)

    8:00 am PDT 03/18/2013
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    The mainland Chinese director talks about how he deals with censors, seeing a silver lining in his tussle with red tape, and the relevance of a story about the blind leading the sighted into the light. READ MORE

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  8. Hong Kong Filmart: Belgium's uMedia Takes Remake Rights to 'Don’t Go Breaking My Heart' (Exclusive)

    7:31 am PDT 03/18/2013
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    Media Asia's original film was a hit in Hong Kong and China, where it grossed $16 million. READ MORE

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  9. Hong Kong Filmart: Download THR's Day 2 'Daily'

    7:00 am PDT 03/18/2013
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    In Day 2 of THR's Filmart Dailies, the boom in Asian cinema fuels optimism on the first day of the market, Oxide Pang discusses the upcoming disaster epic "Inferno," and the controversial Chinese drama "Mystery" takes top honors at the Asian Film Awards. READ MORE

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  10. China's 'Mystery' Leads Asian Film Awards Winners

    7:00 am PDT 03/18/2013
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    Lou Ye's controversial tale of sexual and social malaise won honors for best film, best screenwriter and best newcomer. READ MORE

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  11. Hong Kong Filmart: Japanese Firms Exploring New Distribution Channels

    5:59 am PDT 03/18/2013
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    By screening more live events in foreign cinemas, Japanese distributors hope to reverse the country’s historically weak international sales record. READ MORE

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  12. Ip Man — The Final Fight: Hong Kong Review

    10:12 pm PDT 03/17/2013
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    The Ip Man franchise rolls on in a fifth tale about the legendary Chinese martial artist. READ MORE

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  13. Hong Kong Filmart: Local Industry Embraces Sex Comedies

    9:05 am PDT 03/17/2013
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    Enticed by the unexpected success of racy fare like "Vulgaria" and "Due West," producers are rushing to cash in on a craze for crassness at the Hong Kong box office. READ MORE

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  14. Hong Kong Filmart: Download THR's Day 1 'Daily'

    5:31 am PDT 03/17/2013
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    In day 1 of THR's Filmart Dailies, Hong Kong producers embrace raunchy sex comedies, Johnnie To's China-set cop drama "Drug War" sells to multiple territories and veteran director Andrew Lau discusses the ups and downs of his eclectic career. READ MORE

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  15. Hong Kong Filmart: Nicolas Cage’s 'Left Behind' Makes Asian Sales Debut

    12:55 am PDT 03/17/2013
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    "Outcast," also staring Cage and repped by Arclight, will be given its sales rollout at the Asian industry confab as well. READ MORE

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  16. Hong Kong Filmart: 5 Events Not to Miss

    7:00 am PDT 03/15/2013
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    From Danny Boyle's latest to a glimpse inside the method of the enigmatic Wong Kar-Wai, the festival is as eclectic as the city it calls home. READ MORE

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  17. Hong Kong Filmart: Does China Still Need the Island?

    7:00 am PDT 03/15/2013
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    As home-grown "Lost in Thailand" breaks box office records, the former colony is rethinking how to survive in a market it helped build. READ MORE

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  18. Hong Kong Filmart: Sales Backing for Berlin Winner 'Child's Pose,' Icelandic 'The Deep'

    7:00 pm PST 03/06/2013
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    European sales and buyers will have a larger presence at Hong's Kong's Asian film market this year. READ MORE

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  19. China Box Office: 10 Highest-Grossing Movies of All Time

    5:13 pm PST 02/28/2013
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    "Lost in Thailand," "Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons," and Jackie Chan's "CZ12" are among the native titles on China's all-time box office leader list. READ MORE

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  20. Hong Kong Filmart: TV Sector Sees Growth

    4:17 am PST 02/26/2013
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    Boosted by Chinese TV Station participation, TV World section grows 20 percent. READ MORE

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  21. Bread of Happiness: Filmart Review

    5:01 pm PDT 03/28/2012
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    Visitors find comfort in a Japanese country-side bakery in this filmd directed by Yukiko Mishima READ MORE

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