Legend Media Group and Chinese partner Truly Sense Media jointly hosted the first Cannes visit of Chinese state agency Beijing Cultural Investment Development Group (BCI) and StudioCity Cultural Investment and Development Co (StudioCity). Encompassing 23 wholly-owned, holding and shareholding companies, BCI serves as an investment and financing entity of the State-owned cultural capital with a paid-in capital fund of 6 billion yuan (UD$911.4 million). BCI dedicates itself to the construction of the cultural creative industry investment, equity and financing service system as well as cultural elements markets, cultural functional zones and investment on major projects of the Beijing municipal government.
"Beijing Film festival spotlight"
19 April 2019
Legend Media Group attended the 2019 Beijing International Film Festival and formally signed the partnership agreement with Chinese co-production partner Truly Sense (Beijing) Media Consulting Pty Ltd to produce two official co-production films at the contract signing ceremony. Getting to this point has been an amazing journey and it is a huge step forward for Legend.
Channel 9 coverage on Legend's Chinese delegation visit and how Legend's partnership with a Chinese streaming platform can enhance WA's trade relationship with China and boost tourism.
"FILM PROJECT BOOST FOR WA-CHINA BUSINESS"
25 Feb 2019
"Bronwyn Barnes doesn't fit the bill of your typical film executive. By her own admission, the experienced company director is more at home on a remote mine site in Africa than on the periphery of a film set. But it's that perspective, Ms Barnes says, that makes her the perfect fit to chair Legend Media Group, which has launched an ambitious film project that promises to diversify Western Australia's trade relationship with China.
"Chinese delegation raises the curtain with WA film industry"
25 Feb 2019
WA State Government media release on the positive outcome of Legend's first Heads of Agreement signed with Truly Sense Media (leading Chinese film company) and the visiting Chinese delegation in WA.
"BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN WA & CHINESE SCREEN INDUSTRIES"
25 Feb 2019
Legend Media Group was pleased to have recently hosted significant Chinese film & creative industry delegation to Western Australia. This was the largest and most influential delegation of Chinese media executives that has occurred to date in WA. The delegation was led by Truly Sense (Beijing) Media Consulting Co., Ltd (TSM), a leading Chinese film company. The purpose of the delegation was to further develop strategic relationships with government, Legend Media Group and industry, showcase WA as a prime location for business enterprises and conduct
project-specific location scouting.
"Making films for China’s booming box office"
Feature article for the August 2018 issue of the Australia China Business News.
"It's not your typical Australia-China business collaboration, with no iron ore, gourmet food products or health supplements in sight, but an initiative coming out of Perth promises just as deep an economic connection, and an even closer cultural link."