March 15, 2017
On March 13, "21st Hong Kong International Film & TV Market" (FILMART) ceremoniously kicked off. As an international film and television major business platform, this session "Hong Kong FILMART" gathered from 35 countries and regions around the world with more than 800 companies took part. Global exchange of professional film and television practitioners in this exhibition the negotiations at the same time, one issue of the day for "sober future layout of the Chinese film market" by the depth of focus in the industry.
In recent years, entertainment market in China is developing rapidly caused global concern. "The Hong Kong FILMART" as this year's "Hong Kong Entertainment Expo" head shot, the primary focus is on the future development of the Chinese film market. Since 2002, China film industry from 2003 to 2015, China's film market has maintained an average annual market growth of 35%, 2015 at the box office is up to 44 billion, an increase of 48.7%. But in 2016, China halted 45.712 billion yuan at the box office for the year, compared with only 3.73%, its lowest since film industry. "Turning on" amid China's direction that the markets concerned by the community.
At the opening day of the seminar, the experts on the film market in China this year to make their estimates, but they were kind of the best quality movies will be the major trends of the future development of China's film market. Well-known filmmakers, film international managing director Stanley Tong pointed out that with the booming film market, Chinese audience's taste more and more, in the globalization of production resources in China based on the type of film.