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News From Asia Pacific


  • 13Oct 2011

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    Protecting Creativity, Expanding Choice

    • 30Jan 2010

    Respect for copyright is central to the ability of creative artists to make great movies and help our economy grow. The MPA is committed to protecting the rights of those who create…
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    Singapore Cultural Offerings Highlighted During Screening of ‘Ilo Ilo’

    • 14Nov 2014

    Last night, the Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. (MPAA) and the Embassy of the Republic of Singapore co-hosted a screening of “Ilo Ilo,” which first premiered at the 2013 Cannes Film…
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    Introducing MPA Asia Pacific

    • 4Nov 2014

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    Strong Demand for Quality Digital Content Drives Investment in Online Entertainment in SE Asia

    • 22Sep 2014

    SINGAPORE – On September 19, 2014, creative industry executives from across Southeast Asia agreed that audience demand for quality film, television and music content was driving the online digital economies across the…
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    Movies Take Center Stage as Asia Pacific Screen Communities Celebrate World IP Day

    • 26Apr 2014

    Singapore: In conjunction with World Intellectual Property (IP) Day, April 26, the Motion Picture Association (MPA) will jointly host movie screenings and events promoting IP with U.S. Embassies, Consulates and local film…
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    Singapore’s Creative Community Celebrates World IP Day

    • 22Apr 2014

    SINGAPORE – In commemoration of World IP Day – this year themed ‘Movies: A Global Passion’, the U.S. Embassy in Singapore and the Motion Picture Association (MPA) jointly hosted the special screening…
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    2014 MPA APSA Academy Film Fund Opens For Submissions At Event Held During BJIFF

    • 17Apr 2014

    BEIJING/SINGAPORE: At a unique event coinciding with the 2014 Beijing International Film Festival, the Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) today launched the 2014 MPA APSA Academy Film Fund. The film fund, supported…
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    Singapore’s Creative Community Make Their Voices Heard

    • 4Apr 2014

    A recent study by international market researchers Sycamore Research found that 7 out of 10 Singaporean youths admitted to being active pirates, 66% of active pirates agreed that piracy was stealing, and…
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    US & Japanese Content Industry Representatives Sign MOU to Promote & Protect Creative Communities

    • 21Mar 2014

    WASHINGTON, D.C./SINGAPORE: On March 20, the Motion Picture Association (MPA) and the Content Overseas Distribution Association (CODA), a key representative of the Japanese film, animation, television, music and video game industries, signed…
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