All Singapore articles – Page 5

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    Singapore-Oz financing facility launched to cashflow offset

    2009-09-24T00:23:00Z

    Encouraging more co-production between Australia, China and Singapore is one of the underlying aims behind the launch of SAPO Media Finance, which will cashflow films using Australia’s 40% producer offset along with distribution guarantees and gap financing.

  • Christopher Lee
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    Rising Singapore star signs two-year deal with Scorpio East

    2009-09-23T05:34:00Z

    Singaporean actor Christopher Lee is signing an exclusive two-year film contract with local producer-distributor Scorpio East Pictures, which will represent the rising star in exploring movie options both locally and across the region.

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    Yun set to strike Home Run for Singapore

    2009-09-22T05:30:00Z

    Former Raintree Pictures chief Daniel Yun is joining forces with Festive Films’ Low Yuen Ping and former Salon Films executive John Sim to launch a Singapore-based outfit, Home Run Pictures, with a focus on executive producing and international sales.

  • Daniel Yun
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    Yun exits Singapore’s MediaCorp Raintree Pictures

    2009-08-14T10:16:00Z

    Daniel Yun is leaving his post as managing director of Singapore-based production and distribution company MediaCorp Raintree Pictures after 11 years in the job.

  • Scorpio East
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    Scorpio East expands production, distribution activities

    2009-08-14T08:41:00Z

    Singapore-based distributor and film investor Scorpio East has made a couple of key appointments as it ramps up its production activity and moves into theatrical distribution in neighbouring Malaysia.

  • The Host
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    Singapore’s Boku Films to co-produce The Host sequel

    2009-07-22T06:56:00Z

    Singaporean production company Boku Films has signed an MOU with Korea’s Chungeorahm to co-produce and invest $5m in the Korean sequel to hit monster movie The Host.

  • Christopher Lee
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    Scorpio East, RAM to co-finance Tong’s Kidnapper

    2009-06-03T05:58:00Z

    Singaporean filmmaker Kelvin Tong is set to direct a suspense thriller, Kidnapper, which will be co-financed by Singapore’s Scorpio East Pictures and Malaysia’s RAM Pictures PMP Entertainment.

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    Singapore’s MDA launches fund for international projects

    2009-05-12T18:13:00Z

    Singapore’s Media Development Authority (MDA) has unveiled details of a new fund, dubbed the International Film Fund (IFF), that will invest up to $3.4m (S$5m) each in 17-20 international projects.The IFF is open to animation and live-action features at any stage of production, so long as the