Shanghai Municipal Government

03/14/2018 | News release | Distributed by Public on 03/13/2018 18:42

SMG and Jing'an District to jointly build a world-class TV and film studio

Shanghai Media Group and Shanghai Jing'an District Government will work together to build a television and film studio that will incorporate film and television program production and distribution, and it's estimated to be operational in 2022.

As the first project launched according to the '50-article document' on accelerating the construction of a modern cultural industry market, the 300,000-square-meter studio will be equipped with advanced technologies, providing high-standard services and featuring a film and television industry complex.

The studio will be built according to the international industrial standards, and it will create an industry chain and have filming studios, post-production companies, film and television scene workshops, office management, hotels, talents' apartments and service facilities.

According to the overall plan, Jing'an District Government will support the studio with preferable policies to help build three major industries, namely, film and television media, digital contents and creative design, and two derivative industries, namely, cultural finance and leisure cultural travel.

In addition, a multi-operation model will be adopted to build modern office settings and accommodation to meet the needs of high-end professionals, so as to create an aggregation effect to attract other talents and companies of the industry. SMG will take advantage of its industrial influence on the Internet and cultural media to build the studio into a new national highland of the television and film industry.