Post Tagged with: "hong-kong"

/ 05/24/2012 8:18 PM

Duncan Jepson (HK): “It is very nice to win awards but it is much more satisfying to get people to support a subject”

The HK based producer and director Duncan Jepson presents its current documentary film about Youth in Hong Kong and speaks about the doc industry in Asia. . Can you tell us your personal and professional story ?  I was born in Sheffield, UK to a Chinese mother and English Father. My mother had moved from Singapore in the 1950s and [...]

/ 04/03/2012 8:40 PM

HKIFF Young doc award for “Jai Bhim Comrade”

On 3rd April, the 36th Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF) announced this year’s winning films for its “Young awards”, the SIGNIS Awards, FIPRESCI Prize, and the Firebird Awards for Short Film Competition, Documentary Competition and Young Cinema Competition.   The Documentary Competition Award is made to documentary filmmakers who address social issues. . The Firebird Award was made to [...]

/ 02/24/2012 1:42 AM

HK Film Festival 2012 includes 4 doc films in its competition

On 23 February, HKIFFS revealed the official selection of the 36th HK International Film Festival. Among the many films, 11 are doc films, including 4 in the competition. Documentary competition . Hometown Boy (金城小子) For this documentary project, director and cinematographer Yao Hung-i (姚宏易), a Hou Hsiao-hsien (侯孝賢) protege, follows Chinese painter Liu Xiaodong (劉小東) as he takes a trip back [...]

/ 11/25/2011 1:25 AM

Canadian Breakthrough signs Asian deals

Canadian producer-distributor Breakthrough Entertainment has sold more than 130 hours of content to broadcasters in Asia. . Thai network TrueVisions acquired several one-off docs including “Crackberry’d – The Truth About Information Overload” and “Parkour Takes Vegas“, “China – A Century of Humiliation” and “The Truth About Shoplifting” . Vietnam Television bagged the doc series “Future Revealed” and “Future Medicine” . RTB in Brunei bought [...]

/ 03/09/2011 5:41 AM

A doc screening in HK for our 500th member !

This week, Europe Asia Documentary network has reached 500 members !

/ 12/26/2010 6:44 PM

Chaowei Chang (SUNTV / China – HK) : “We would like to work with European producers on some doc projects.”

we plan to produce about 100 hours new doc in 2011

/ 09/09/2010 2:52 PM

Industry news / 6-12 september 2010

Granada TV in HK, Nat Geo Wild in Malaysia, TLC across Asia …