Tagged With: China
Shellhut, Tiny Island Agree to 10-Feature Deal with WingsMedia
Deal worth $250 million will form the largest animation co-production ever between China, Singapore and Thailand.
CAKE Launching ‘Wotwots’ Sister Series ‘Kiddets’ At MIPCOM
New show aims for a broader audience while building on the worldwide success of Pukeko Pictures’ original series.
Oriental DreamWorks Names Peilin Chou CCO
Studio announces five in-development projects, including ‘Over the Moon,’ ‘The Monkey King,’ ‘Illumikitty’ and ‘Lucky.’
Splash Acquires Dazzling Star’s ‘Jing-Ju Cats’
Animated Chinese series combining principles of kung fu and Beijing opera has been setting records since its debut last year.
Portfolio Sets Up ‘Cat in the Hat,’ ‘DOKI’ with China’s iQiYi Kids
New ‘Thomas’ Character Yong Bao Gets Theatrical Debut In China
Feature-length movie ‘The Great Race’ will debut franchise’s first Chinese character and will screen nationwide starting Sept. 22.
Realities and Key Considerations When Working in China
For veteran animation producer Leanne Passafonti, finding success in the Middle Kingdom is all about preparation, partnering and managing expectations.
China's Other Great Wall
‘BabyRiki’ Crosses 25 Million Views in China
Fox, Paramount & Crystal Dynamics Named Defendants in MOVA Lawsuit
MOVA developers suing Disney and Marvel for IP Infringement expand lawsuit to include ‘Deadpool,’ and ‘Terminator: Genisys’ features and ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’ video game.
Beijing in the Round
Call for Entries: Submit Your Films to the 10th Annual Cyber Sousa Festival
Deadline for free submissions to the Cyber Sousa Xiamen International Animation Festival is September 20.
Lawsuit: MOVA Developers Suing Disney & Marvel for IP Infringement
Intellectual property lawsuit alleges Disney, Marvel and others knowingly infringed copyrights, trademarks, and/or patents by using stolen CG technology in blockbuster movies.
Stone Lions Take Hold of Chinese Viewers
WingsMedia Plans Ambitious, Collaborative Sci-Fi Franchise Expansion
Tiny Island Productions will adapt and expand their ‘Dream Defenders’ animated series for the China market with a TV series, feature film, comics and an augmented reality experience, all as part of WingsMedia’s hope to grow ‘Starship MZ’ properties into China’s Marvel Universe equivalent.
U.K. Animation Studio Blue Zoo Secures $92M Chinese Investment
Multimillion pound investment from Chinese investor CU Animation Company to facilitate the launch of joint venture Lanzu, with six new projects slated for production over the next five years.
Annecy Festival Awards Special Prizes at 2017 Edition
Junior Jury Award for a Short Film given to director Cloud Yang’s ‘Valley of White Birds’ produced at Wolf Smoke Animation Studio in China.
UYoung Culture & Media Group Licenses ‘Helen’s Little School’ and ‘Boyster’ For China Distribution
Indie French distributor Superights has announced UYoung Culture & Media Group will represent both shows in mainland China.
Jaunt China and Beijing Film Academy Partner on Cinematic VR Lab
Cooking Up a Chinese VR Short
Hallmarks of Future Sensory Entertainment
The Only VR Metric That Matters
Chinese Government Bans ‘Peppa Pig’ in Children’s Book Crackdown
Beloved British book series part of a government crackdown against an influx of Western ideology that also includes the Harry Potter books and Roald Dahl’s ‘James and the Giant Peach.’