iQIYI joins forces with GSC Movies in Malaysia and Clover Films in Singapore to unleash a wave of premium Chinese films on the international stage. This dynamic collaboration aims to elevate iQIYI’s film selection, leveraging the robust distribution networks and rich industry experience of GSC Movies and Clover Films.
Unveiling Blockbuster Films
As part of this groundbreaking partnership, iQIYI presents “Trending Topic,” a film directed by XIN Yukun and featuring a star-studded cast including ZHOU Dongyu, YUAN Hong, and SONG Yang. Following its release in mainland China on 1 December, this cinematic gem will grace theaters in Singapore and Malaysia, treating audiences to an immersive experience.
Similarly, “The Invisible Guest,” directed by CHEN Zhuo and starring acclaimed actors Greg HSU, Janine CHANG, Kara WAI, and Zheng YIN, is set to captivate audiences in Singapore and Malaysia after its Chinese debut on 8 December. These films are just the tip of the iceberg as iQIYI continues its mission to bring top-notch entertainment to global viewers.
iQIYI’s Cinematic Successes
iQIYI has a track record of presenting and distributing successful theatrical films, with hits like “Break Through the Darkness,” “Hachiko,” and “Ping Pong: The Triumph.” The upcoming releases of “Trending Topics,” “The Invisible Guest,” and “Wolf Hiding” promise to keep audiences on the edge of their seats as they unfold on the big screen at the end of this year and early next year.
GSC Movies: A Cinematic Powerhouse in Malaysia
GSC Movies, the largest independent film distributor in Malaysia, is a key player in this collaboration. Offering a diverse range of content, including Chinese films, Japanese anime, and independent English-language films, GSC Movies is a subsidiary of Golden Screen Cinemas, Malaysia’s largest cinema chain. With almost 500 screens nationwide, Golden Screen Cinemas is renowned for delivering exceptional movie experiences and has earned prestigious awards in the industry.
Clover Films: Elevating Singapore’s Film Landscape
Clover Films, a significant contributor to Singapore’s film landscape, boasts a portfolio of over 30 Singaporean films and more than 300 Asian films. Their releases include critically acclaimed and commercially successful films like “Train to Busan,” “Parasite,” “Chinese Zodiac,” “Shock Wave,” and “Operation Red Sea.” The collaboration with iQIYI goes beyond distribution, extending into production. The comedy film “Reunion Dinner,” directed by WANG Guoshen and starring Golden Horse Award winner LIU Yase, is a testament to the success of this dynamic partnership.
As the curtains rise on this collaborative venture, iQIYI, GSC Movies, and Clover Films are set to redefine the cinematic landscape, bringing audiences a stellar lineup of Chinese films that promise to entertain, inspire, and leave a lasting impression.