Silver screen surprise


A subsidiary of Lai Sun Group, the firm currently involved in the development of Novotown entertainment complex in Hengqin, has applied for the provision of services related to the film industry in Macau, according to information published in the Official Gazette yesterday.
Under the brand name ‘MCL,’ eSun Cinema Holdings Limited has requested commercial and industrial protection for the provision of film and cinema installations, film and cinema services, reservation of tickets and reservation services for entertainment related to cinemas.
eSun Holdings Group Limited is an investment holding company principally engaged in media and entertainment businesses, including music and film production and distribution, and events and artists management.
The company currently owns and operates nine cinemas in Hong Kong and four cinemas in Mainland China as well as one joint venture cinema in Hong Kong.
eSun is an investor in the RMB18 billion Novotown project through its parent company, Lai Sun Group, in a joint venture with Lai Fung Holdings Limited.