CMC Pictures is one of CMC portfolio and focusing on Chinese movies overseas distribution platform, which had already established direct theatrical release and Internet release in North America, Australia, Europe and Southeast Asia. In the beginning of 2016, CMC Pictures put the Chinese movie The Monkey King 2 to over 80 cities around the world.
Besides The Monkey King 2, CMC Pictures also carried out comedy movie When Larry met Mary this July, Fantasy movie Time Riders this August, and had lineups like Feng Xiaogang ’s movie I am not Madame Bovary in October, and two movies in December, as well as up to 10 movies next year.
In January 2016, State Administration of Radio Film and Television (SARFT) initiated “Chinese Movie Around the World” campaign to promote Chinese movies and Chinese culture, CMC pictures is in charge of execute the campaign, launching current Chinese movies to over 100 cities around the globe.
WHAT WE HAVE
DIRECT RELATION WITH OVERSEAS CINEMAS CMC Pictures has close relationship with theatre chains in US, Canada, Australia, UK, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, etc, reaching a wide range of overseas Chinese movie goers.
CLOSE RELATIONSHIP WITH CHINESE PRODUCING COMPANIES CMC pictures had a strong bond with the producing company, and well established relationship with the leading directors, producers and actors. Constantly getting the first hand information of what’s going on in the Chinese movie industry.
CLOSE BOND WITH THE CHINESE AWARDS CEREMONY CMC Pictures has close relationship with Shanghai Film Festival, Beijing Film Festival, FIRST International Film Festival, providing stage for either establish directors or young and pioneering ones.
CLOSE RELATIONSHIP WITH SARFT SARFT initiated the “Chinese Movie Around the World” campaign and partnering with CMC Pictures to promote Chinese movies. CMC Pictures has full autonomy of all the decision making with a full and strong support from the government.
HEAVY INVESTMENT IN CONTENT PRODUCTION CMC had close cooperation with some of the major TV drama series producing companies. Like the 2015 hit show Nirvana in Fire, and another hit Ode to Joy in 2016, all of which CMC had heavily invested.
COOPERATION ON DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS Warner Brothers has a strong distribution pipe line, CMC Pictures acquired qualify Chinese movies. We can joint effort and reach more Chinese audience or general audience through Warner Brothers distribution channels. Since not all movies suited for wide release, we can start with a case by case review system.
JOINTLY PURCHASE OVERSEAS RIGHTS If Warner Brothers interested in taking Chinese movies overseas right as well, we can also joint effort here.
DRAMAFEVER CHINA CHANNEL Jointly build Dramafever China Channel, CMC Pictures would help Dramafever build up Chinese content Library, providing Chinese movie and dramas series with the lowest MG possible. CMC Picture would also like to share existing online right of movies CMC currently have.
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