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Hong Kong Filmart 2017: Screen's Dailies

Get all the exclusives, reviews, features and screening times from the Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (Filmart).


Filmart: Rebecca Hall-Dan Stevens rom-com 'Permission' sells to China, South Korea

EXCLUSIVE: UK-based sales outfit Film Constellation scores deals on upcoming title.

Mad Detective

Filmart: Emperor unveils action trio and rom-com

Company boards Wai Ka-fai and Derek Kwok projects.

The Chrysanthemum And The Guillotine

Filmart: Free Stone sells 'Chrysanthemum' to China

EXCLUSIVE: Japanese sales outfit scores deal on historical sumo drama.

Oversized Cops

Filmart: T Moment launches Thai comedy 'Oversized Cops'

EXCLUSIVE: Action comedy marks the debut feature of directors Chanon Yingyong and Phuwanit Pholdee.

Soul On A String

Filmart: Film Movement acquires Zhang Yang’s 'Soul On A String'

EXCLUSIVE: Asian Shadows is handling sales on the festival favourite.


Filmart: NFDC seals deals with India’s largest streaming platforms

Amazon Prime Video secures 97 titles from Indian company.

In This Corner Of The World

Filmart: Japanese hit animation 'In This Corner Of The World' scores sales

EXCLUSIVE: Sunao Katabuchi’s animation sells to multiple territories in Asia.

Duay Klaw

Filmart: Thailand’s Five Star restores regal docudrama

Duay Klaw features original music compositions by the late Thai king Bhumibol Adulyadej, who died last October.

The Man

Filmart: SF Studio sells Nordic trio to Asia

EXCLUSIVE: Danish drama The Man has sold to China as one of several deals closed by the sales outfit.

Ilo Ilo

Filmart: iTunes Singapore to showcase local films

EXCLUSIVE: First titles to be featured on digital platform include Plame d’Or winner Ilo Ilo [pictured].

The Truth Shall Not Sink with Sewol

Filmart: Korea’s Mirovision launches political documentary '7 Hours'

Film is the latest project from the director of The Truth Shall Not Sink With Sewol.


Filmart: GDH scores raft of 'Bad Genius' deals

EXCLUSIVE: Suspense thriller sells to Malaysia and Vietnam in slew of distribution deals.

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Filmart: Localisation and originals key for Asia’s OTT platforms, say panel

Speakers discussed how platforms can offer differentials from terrestrial TV content.

Kung Fu Traveler

Filmart: iQiyi ramps up in-house productions

EXCLUSIVE: Streaming giant is fully-financing the debut feature as a director from actor Lu Yulai.