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P2P Streaming Video Network/VOD Company Funshion Found Liable For Copyright Infringement

  • 30Dec 2013

BEIJING/SINGAPORE: The MPAA’s member studios welcomed the decision by the Beijing No. 1 Intermediate People’s Court on December 27, 2013, which found P2P streaming video network and VOD company Beijing Funshion Online…
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P2P Streaming Video Network and VOD Company Funshion Found Liable For Copyright Infringement

  • 4Dec 2013

BEIJING/SINGAPORE: The MPAA’s member studios welcomed the decision by the Beijing No. 1 Intermediate People’s Court on December 2, 2013, which found P2P streaming video network and VOD company Beijing Funshion Online…
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U.S. Embassy and MPA Promotes Collaboration and Innovation Between U.S.-China Film Industries

  • 24Oct 2013

BEIJING/SINGAPORE: On October 23, the Motion Picture Association (MPA), with support from the Embassy of the United States of America, presented the U.S.-China Film Industry Innovation & Creativity Forum as part of…
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The Economic Contribution of the Shanghai Film & Television Industry 2012

  • 21Jun 2013

Launched during the Shanghai International Film Festival (June 15 – 23), the Economic Contribution of the Shanghai Film & Television Industry report was commissioned by the U.S. Consulate in Shanghai and prepared…
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Film & TV Financing the Hot Topic at MPA Workshop during Shanghai International Film Festival

  • 18Jun 2013

SHANGHAI/SINGAPORE: The financing of films and television shows featured strongly at workshop events during the Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) (15-23 June) this week.

On June 16, Mike Ellis, President and Managing…
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Short Form Filmmaker Heads to Los Angeles Courtesy of MPA

  • 16May 2013

SHENZHEN/SINGAPORE: The winner of the Motion Picture Association (MPA)-sponsored feature film pitching competition was announced on May 15 at the 4th China International KingBonn New Media Shorts Festival, held in Shenzhen from…
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MPA Film Workshop Script Winner Bound For LA

  • 23Apr 2013

BEIJING/SINGAPORE: The Motion Picture Association (MPA) Film Workshop concluded on a high note in Beijing yesterday with the announcement of the winner of the MPA’s screenwriting master-class and feature film pitch competition.


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Film & Television Industry In China a USD15.5 Billion Success Story

  • 22Apr 2013

BEIJING/SINGAPORE: The film and television industry in China contributed USD15.5 billion (100 billion yuan) to the country’s economy and supported 909,000 jobs in 2011, according to a report launched on 21 April…
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The Economic Contribution Of The Film And Television Industries In China 2012

  • 22Apr 2013

The report was launched with the support of China Film Distribution and Exhibition Association, China Film Copyright Association, China Audio Video Association, China Film Producers’ Association, China Directors’ Association, China Script Writers’…
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MPA & TAOBAO MARKETPLACE SIGN JOINT INITIATIVE TO ADDRESS ONLINE SALE OF INFRINGING CONTENT

  • 7Sep 2012

Singapore/Beijing: On September 6, the Motion Picture Association (MPA) and Taobao Marketplace (Taobao.com), China’s leading online retail platform signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote a healthier online environment in China…
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