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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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Economic Contribution Of The Japanese Film and Television Industry 2012

  • 29Oct 2012

The film and television industry in Japan contributed USD145.9 billion (11,664.2 billion yen) in total economic impact to the country’s economy and supported 264,707 jobs in 2011.

The research was made possible…
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MPAA Chairman & CEO Chris Dodd Applauds U.S. – Korea Trade Partnership

  • 24Oct 2012

SEOUL/SINGAPORE: Senator Chris Dodd, Chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), speaking at the American Chamber of Commerce in Korea (AMCHAM Korea) today, said that both the U.S.…
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MPAA Chairman & CEO Chris Dodd Meets South Korean Prime Minister Kim Hwang-Sik

  • 24Oct 2012

SEOUL/SINGAPORE: On Oct 23, Senator Chris Dodd, Chairman & CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) met with Prime Minister Kim Hwang-Sik to discuss strengthening ties between Hollywood and the…
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MPAA Chairman & CEO Chris Dodd Congratulates Japanese Screen Community At Tokyo Int’l Film Festival

  • 22Oct 2012

TOKYO/SINGAPORE: The film and television industry in Japan contributed USD145.9 billion (11,664.2 billion yen) in total economic impact to the country’s economy and supported 264,707 jobs in 2011.

The Economic Contribution of…
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Thailand’s Economy Richer By USD2.22 Billion Thanks To Film & Television Community

  • 18Oct 2012

BANGKOK/SINGAPORE: The film and television industry in Thailand contributed USD2.22billion (68.3 billion Baht) to the country’s economy and supported 86,600 jobs in 2011. The industry also generated tax revenues of USD81.4 million…
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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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South Korean Film & Television Community Contributes USD6.77 Billion To Economy

  • 8Oct 2012

SEOUL/SINGAPORE: The film and television industry in South Korea contributed USD6.77 billion (7,549 billion Won) to the country’s economy and supported 67,627 jobs in 2011. The industry also generated tax revenues of…
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KAFA MPA Film Workshop In Busan Provides Screenwriting Masterclass For Emerging KoreanFilmmakers

  • 8Oct 2012

BUSAN/SINGAPORE: On October 5 and 6, emerging filmmakers from Korea joined Korean and international guest film professionals to participate in a screenwriting masterclass at the first ever Korean Academy of Fine Arts…
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