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Shinya Tsukamoto’s film plays in Venice Competition and Toronto Wavelengths.
Chinese online video platform Youku Tudou is launching a film division, Heyi Film, to produce a slate of theatrical features.
Hong Kong Focus
Hong Kong Filmart (March 21-24) is growing in importance as more international buyers and producers head to the event to conduct face-to-face business with the Asian film industry.
CHINA BOX OFFICE: How To Train Your Dragon 2 held on to the top spot at the China box office in the week August 18-24, grossing a further $24.09m for a cumulative total of $50.86m.