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On the occasion of CineAsia, let’s kick off this month’s column by highlighting the fifth Festival of German Films, which takes place Nov. 10-27 in four Chinese cities.
Australian production, distribution and exhibition group Village Roadshow Limited (VRL) will sell its 50% stake in Singaporean theatre chain Golden Village to its joint-venture partner, Hong Kong-based Orange Sky Golden Harvest Entertainment, for A$165 million ($130 million).
The Capri Cinema in Adelaide has had a mural on the long street side of the building for many years.
South Korean cinema chain CJ CGV is about to become the first major foreign player to enter the Russian exhibition market, while also investing money into the domestic movie industry, the company’s executives told Russian news media.
The most important and fastest-expanding continent on the world's box-office stage is undoubtedly the Asia-Pacific region. Eight of the top 20 international box-office markets are located in the region, where revenues hit US$14.9 billion in 2016. China accounts for nearly half this total; the...