Today I interview China specialist - Robert Cain of Pacific Bridge Pictures. He talks plainly about China’s lack of appreciation for good scripts, the challenges of co-productions and how the Chinese government gets in its own way.
Today I interview Joe Fiorello - an American director/actor based in Hong Kong. He talks about crowdfunding an independent film and the problem with Hong Kong actresses (hint – most get married and retire at 30).
Today I interview Brendan Davis – Director of Special Projects for BangBang Pictures in Beijing.
We discussed where the opportunity in China is. Brendan discusses areas such as VFX as well as adapting IP for the local market. Brendan discusses the pros and cons of trying...
Today I interview author Aynne Kokas who wrote "Hollywood Made In China". She talks about how to use your current network to find Chinese partners. She discusses the problem with the lack of transparency of Chinese capital movement as well as upcoming challenges in foreign content regulations.