Film Business Asia

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Film Business Asia
Available inEnglish
  • Patrick Frater
  • Stephen Cremin
Current statusInactive (2015)

Film Business Asia was a film trade magazine based in Hong Kong.[1] The magazine was created in 2010[1] by Patrick Frater, former journalist for Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, and Screen International and Stephen Cremin, co-founder of the London Pan-Asian Film Festival.[2] The magazine specifically focused on the film development and news of the Asia-Pacific region, as well as reviews. Its chief-film-critic was Derek Elley, former resident critic at Variety.[3] In 2011, the magazine launched the Asian Film Database, boasting information on over 45,000 films in the Asia-Pacific regions[4] It was operated by Film Business Asia Limited.

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  1. ^ a b "Hong Kong: Film Business Asia". Spike Magazine. 17 April 2011. Retrieved 23 August 2016.
  2. ^ "About Us". Film Business Asia. Archived from the original on 21 September 2012.
  3. ^ "Another Fired Variety Film Critic Lands".
  4. ^ James Marsh. "Film Business Asia launches Asian Film Database". Twitch Film.

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