Archive for October, 2011

16th BIFF Reportage, Part I: The Numbers Game

16th BIFF Reportage, Part I: The Numbers Game

Asia, Europe, Korea
18/10/2011 | Comments (0)
Part One of an in-depth look at the 16th BIFF (Busan International Film Festival).

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The Missing Voice of Southeast Asia – Documentary Film in Southeast Asia | Part II

The Missing Voice of Southeast Asia – Documentary Film in Southeast Asia | Part II

Asia, Europe
10/10/2011 | Comments (0)
Part Two of Katrin Sohns and Leyla Hoppe’s survey on the state of contemporary documentary filmmaking in Southeast Asia.

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European and Asia-Pacific Film Academies form Alliance

European and Asia-Pacific Film Academies form Alliance

The European Film Academy (EFA) and the Asia Pacific Screen Academy (APSA) have announced an alliance between the two organisations.

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A scene from “Guzaarish” (Request) by Sanjay Leela Banshali.

Indian Film: Standing Before New Trend and Trade Turning Point

Asia, Europe, India
06/10/2011 | Comments (0)
Presently, the Indian Film Industry occupies a position where a new gateway or dimension has opened. The Bollywood film industry is now creating movies based on rare diseases. Escaping [...]

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Film success in small countries – from Scotland to Singapore

Film success in small countries – from Scotland to Singapore

What counts as a ‘successful’ film (industry) inevitably means different things to different people.  Nonetheless, when it comes to building a sustainable domestic film sector for cultural or economic [...]

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