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About Tangren Cultural Film Group

Tangren Cultural Film Group (Tangren) is a leading multinational film distribution company that specializes in bringing top films from Asia to around the world. It is dedicated to the acquisition, distribution, marketing, investment and production of quality films in a global context. As a leader in Asian film distribution, Tangren’s titles can be seen across a variety of platforms – theatrical, digital, TV, DVD, OTT, VOD, SVOD and more.

As of June 2018, Tangren has achieved more than 60% of market share for the box office of Chinese and Korean movies in Australia and New Zealand. It has recently released “Operation Red Sea (红海行动)”, “How Long WIll I Love You (超时空同居)”, “Along With the Gods 1 & 2 (신과함께)” and more. The successful box office sales are inseparable from Tangren’s strategic advertising capabilities and substantial understanding of Asian disporas in the West. It is planning to release 25 to 30 filmes for the next year, in Australia, New Zealand, North America and the U.K.

Milt Barlow, COO of Tangren, has over 30 years experience in film distribution at senior executive levels as a CEO of Village Roadshow Entertainment, China Lion and Asia Releasing LCC. He was one of the pioneers of day-and-date releasing of mainstream Asian films to Asian diaspora audience in the West. In the past decade, Barlow has released over 120 Asian movie as well as assisting major studios such as Fox, Lionsgate and Sony with their Asian release strategies in the West.

Tangren has a strong team of locally and international hired film professionals with technical knowledge and industry experience. It intends to bring more superior quality mainstream Asian films to the global entertainment market and to facilitate film development across the globe. As a multinational film distributor, it has established a long-term reliable and intimate relationship with producers, distributors, sales agents, media and government representatives. Tangren’s notable partners include AMC Theatres, Regal Cinemas, Cinemark Theatres, Cineplex Cinemas, HOYTS Cinemas Australia & NZ, Events Cinemas Australia & NZ, Val Morgan and more.