Stats on the commerce of film in Hong Kong & China

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Haexagon Concepts has just released their industry report on the film industries in Hong Kong & China. It’s a snappy, well-researched report, and tackles subjects ranging from advertising methods to the emergence of transmedia storytelling in these two regions.

An excerpt about Hong Kong’s advertising quagmire:

 “A major problem in HongKong is that there aren’t enoughadvertising platforms to makerates competitive. In Hong Kong,there are only two free-to-air television stations…

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Interview with Marco Sparmberg, Hong Kong-based trans-media filmmaker

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The following are the excerpts of an informal email conversation I had with Marco Sparmberg, a trans-media filmmaker & content developer based in Hong Kong.

Q: What brought you to Hong Kong?

A: I grew up with the 80s and 90s HK films running at the midnight slots of German TV. At a certain age I grabbed everything that remotely looked Asian from the video…

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