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Philippines’ Joji Alonso Receives MPA Asia Pacific Copyright Educator Award

  • 12Dec 2013

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE: Attorney and filmmaker Joji Alonso was presented with the Motion Picture Association (MPA) Asia-Pacific Copyright Educator (A.C.E.) Award today at CineAsia in recognition of her long term commitment to championing…
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MPA-China Film Screenings Signal Growing Partnership Between U.S. and Chinese Screen Communities

  • 5Nov 2013

LOS ANGELES/SINGAPORE: On November 4, 2013, MPAA Chairman and CEO – Christopher Dodd, and Ron Meyer, Vice Chairman of NBCUniversal, co-hosted a gala reception and screening of Man of Tai Chi at…
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Film Development Fund Opens to Asia Pacific Filmmakers

  • 26Aug 2013

Singapore/Brisbane: The Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) today announced that submissions are open for the 2013 MPA APSA Academy Film Fund. Four USD$25,000 grants will be awarded to projects to further their…
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Screening Of Oblivion In Celebration Of World Intellectual Property Day In Cambodia

  • 26Apr 2013

Singapore/Phnom Penh – On April 26, the United States Embassy in Phnom Penh, the Cambodian Ministry of Commerce, Westec Media, Ltd. and the Motion Picture Association (MPA) jointly organized a special screening…
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MPA Joins U.S. Embassies And Partners To Celebrate World IP Day In Asia Pacific

  • 24Apr 2013

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 screen…
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MPAA And Japanese Embassy Celebrate Japanese Filmmaking With Screening Of “ICHIMAI NO HAGAKI”.

  • 6Nov 2012

WASHINGTON D.C./SINGAPORE: On November 5, the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the Embassy of Japan in Washington D.C. hosted the screening of Japanese film “Ichimai No Hagaki” (Postcard) at the…
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Film Communities In U.S. & China Committed To Building Successful Partnership

  • 31Oct 2012

LOS ANGELES/SINGAPORE: On October 26, a series of Chinese co-production screenings kicked off with a special gala evening at Twentieth Century Fox’s Zanuck Theater in Century City, Los Angeles to an audience…
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Second China International Co-Production Film Screenings Comes To Los Angeles

  • 16Oct 2012

LOS ANGELES/SINGAPORE: On October 26, MPAA Chairman and CEO - Christopher Dodd, Chairman and CEO of 20th Century Fox Film, Jim Gianopulos, will co-host the event that will open a line-up of…
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Mike Ellis Appointed Ambassador To ScreenSingapore

  • 27Sep 2012

Mike Ellis, President and Managing Director Asia Pacific, Motion Picture Association, has been appointed Ambassador to ScreenSingapore, an annual international film event dedicated to premiere major studio and independent releases to the…
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  • 14Mar 2012

SINGAPORE/MUMBAI - Senator Chris Dodd, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) delivered the keynote address at India’s 2012 FICCI FRAMES today, addressing an…
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