HPC China will be the first ever major, international media & entertainment (M&E) community/facility in China: creating a community made up of Hollywood, foreign, and local Chinese M&E companies. Our locations in Shanghai, Beijing, and other major Chinese city locations will be coming soon.
HPC China is a partnership between Hollywood Production Center (HPC) in Los Angeles and local Chinese entities. With HPC’s almost 2 decades of experience in Hollywood, the knowledge/network of our Chinese partners, and active support from the local Chinese government, we hope to take Hollywood China interaction to the next level by decreasing the difficulties of working/producing in China, and increasing the opportunities/smoothing the process for Sino-Hollywood/Foreign collaborations.
Building towards a stronger Hollywood style Film/TV production value chain in China, HPC China seeks to become a one-stop shop for Sino-Foreign Film/TV co-productions and foreign production operations in China: from providing investment/funding; finding/introducing partners, crew, talent, projects; aid with government interactions/permits; work/live spaces; to general lifestyle management support while in China, and more.
In summary we will support the community and M&E industry with 5 major service pillars:
FUNDING & INVESTMENT
Fund/incubate (in U.S Dollar and Chinese RMB) select media projects and companies that are interested in China
- Our focus will cover media/entertainment areas in:
- We can help foreign companies enter China by becoming their J/V partner or investing in their Chinese subsidiaries
- Help investors discover and connect with new project and company opportunities
CORPORATE PARTNER ECO-SYSTEM
Help members in our corporate partner program with resource sourcing in China and foreign M&E markets:
- From finding top talent, technology, IP/projects, project partners, financing, distribution channels, to government engagement/subsidy support in China , etc.
Help Hollywood/Foreign M&E companies with business/productions in China and localization:
- Help localize projects for better Chinese consumption and acceptance
- Support project-based and foreign team’s general needs that may arise from being in China
- With our government partnership/relationship, we hope to also provide the informational & service needs in relation to government regulations and interactions
Support Chinese M&E companies interested in other markets and globalizing content/projects
- Help Chinese local companies globalize their content and/or produce abroad (e.g. filming in Hollywood, to working with the production value chain in Hollywood)
Knowledge exchange between foreign and domestic M&E trades
- Educational opportunities between professionals, and also for visiting students
- Training on latest tech, techniques, and best practices in the trade
Increased interaction between professionals and students
- Visiting students can have immersive learning experience with HPC China community companies and potential internship opportunities
- Companies can garner skilled help and internationally trained, future employees
International level, quality turn-key work/live spaces
- Fully furnished and serviced facilities: security, receptionist, valet parking, etc.
- Tech settings & spaces that fit production & post-production needs
Community amenities supporting a one-stop shop, wholesome lifestyle
- Hair salon/beauty, gym, basketball court, on-site dining, kitchen, retail/shopping, entertainment/theater, parking, etc.
Ideal, convenient downtown location in a 1st rate city
- Close proximity to transportation/metro and other media/entertainment companies
- One of the most developed and hottest areas of the city