Magazine article Screen International

Village Roadshow, Hairun Extend Production Alliance

Magazine article Screen International

Village Roadshow, Hairun Extend Production Alliance

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The two partners will jointly develop, finance, produce and distribute a slate of films, initially consisting of Sino-foreign co-productions, with plans to also co-produce English-language content in the near future.

The alliance was signed today at the Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) by VRPA CEO Ellen Eliasoph and Liu Yanming, chairman of Hairun Media & Entertainment Group.

Larry Yang's Mountain Cry, the partners' initial project together, originated at last year's BJIFF Pitch and Catch event, where it was awarded as the project with "Top Commercial Potential". The film is currently in post-production.

The other four projects on the VPRA/Hairun slate include:

* IPO, a fast-paced contemporary drama depicting the dark underworld of China's booming financial markets;

* My Other Home (working title), a biopic of Stephon Marbury, the former NBA player who came to Beijing in 2011 and transformed himself and his pro team into champions. …

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