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  • DreamWorks Channel Launches in Singapore

    DreamWorks Channel Launches in Singapore

    variety.com 23 Feb '16, 12pm

    DreamWorks Animation is to launch its DreamWorks Channel in Singapore from next week. The linear channel and DreamWorks On Demand will both premiere on the Starhub platform from March 3. They will be offered in HD and with English and Mandarin Chinese language options as part of two p...

  • Fourth Direction’ Wins Top Prize at Singapore Festival: was

    Singapore Festival: ‘Fourth Direction’ Wins Top Prize | Variety

    variety.com 05 Dec '15, 1pm

    Gurvinder Singh’s drama “The Fourth Direction ” continued its winning ways by claiming the top prize at the Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF ) on Saturday. Prizes were given out at a ceremony attended by David Beckham, Dev Patel and Terence Chang as well as local Singapore...

  • Erotic 'In The Room' To Get Singapore Theatrical Release - Variety

    Erotic ‘In The Room’ To Get Singapore Release | Variety

    variety.com 26 Jan '16, 9am

    Eric Khoo ’s erotic drama “In The Room ” is finally to get a theatrical release in his native Singapore . Encore Films will give it an outing on Feb. 25, when it will carry an R21 rating. That means that it can only be viewed by adults over 21 years old, and that advertising and promo...

  • Netflix in Singapore Deal With StarHub

    Netflix in Singapore Deal With StarHub

    variety.com 17 Jan '16, 6am

    StarHub Deal Gives Boost to Netflix in Singapore Video streaming service, Netflix has struck a deal with cable, broadband and phones operator StarHub in Singapore. StarHub’s FibreTV subscribers will be able to access Netflix through their set-top boxes by the early second quarter of 2...

  • Madonna Concert Given Adults Only Rating in Singapore

    Madonna Concert Given Adults Only Rating in Singapore

    variety.com 07 Jan '16, 10am

    Pop star, Madonna ’s upcoming concert in Singapore has been given an adults-only rating by local censors. The ‘Rebel Heart’ concert at the National Stadium on Feb. 28, was rated as “R18” for its sexual references, by the Media Development Authority . Local promoter MediaCorp Vizpro In...

  • Singapore Cuts Banned Publications List

    Singapore Cuts Banned Publications List

    variety.com 26 Nov '15, 11am

    Singapore has slashed the number of books and magazines that are banned from being read or owned in the country. The Media Development Authority , which also regulates the film, TV and Internet sectors, said that it had “de-gazetted” some 240 publications, cutting the banned list from...

  • Mexico, Singapore Reveal Co-Production Treaty Plans (EXCLUSIVE)

    Mexico, Singapore Reveal Co-Production Treaty Plans

    variety.com 30 Nov '15, 1am

    SINGAPORE — Mexico has submitted a memorandum of understanding to Singapore “to foster links with Singapore in film co-production,” Rogelio Granguillhome, the Ambassador of Mexico to Singapore, told Variety . “The Media Development Authority of Singapore is working on the draft and is...

  • Singapore Media Festival Mixes Business With Pleasure

    Singapore Media Festival: Mixing Business With Pleasure

    variety.com 26 Nov '15, 11pm

    The Singapore Media Festival pitches itself as an opportunity for “cross-collaboration, industry investment and celebrating creativity and talent.” Events got under way Thursday night (Nov 26) with the opening of the Singapore film festival. In the next few days more serious business ...