|The Flower of War movie photo|
Two major concerns of China’s investments in China’s film distribution Lions, the new company dedicated to the Chinese-language film at the American multiplex.
The deal, announced Sunday night, according to Media Corp. Huayi Brothers Film Group Ltd and Bonn each purchase 20% of the Chinese Lion Lion undisclosed amount to increase the number of films does not reveal China in the United States and Canada.
China Lyons, who works closely with the AMC theater chain, is negotiating to acquire the distribution rights to “The Flower of War” historical drama starring Christian bale, who recently starred in China, according to people familiar with the negotiations are not allowed to speak.
“This is an important milestone, both in Bonn and the Chinese film industry, because it will allow overseas Chinese, Chinese films, without delay, and films open to a large audience of American States, China, and thus help promote Chinese culture,” Yu Dong, chairman of Bonn said the statement.
“Last year, China Lion was important for American society to the best of Chinese cinema, both of Huayi and other companies, we believe that your management team will continue to build the distribution of China’s large North American market,” Zhonglei said Wang, president of Huayi Brothers.
Lion China had mixed results with their poor Chinese language posts so far.
“If You Are the One 2” grossed more than U.S. $ 420,000 per year in domestic theaters, making China summit Leon release their first year of doing business. But the remaining nine, only three other films from China Lion – “3D Sex and Zen”, “The Great Revival,” and to repair the “What Women Want,” that came out this year we sell more than $ 100,000 in tickets.