Vantage Entertainment is a leading film investment and production company serving both China and the U.S. Based in Los Angeles and Shanghai, Vantage strives to create Chinese content with global appeal, and connect players and resources in the entertainment industries across the pacific.
Vantage dedicates itself in developing original content that can resonate with audience across the globe. We teams up with producers with international perspective and seasoned bilingual talents to insure our project’s success, and to provide superior quality content for both Chinese and U.S. entertainment industry.
DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION AND INTERNATIONAL CO-PRODUCTIONS
We teams up with producers with global perspective and seasoned bilingual talents to insure a developing project’s success, particularly in Chinese market. With our industrial experience, creative inputs, and production capability, and proven strategies in commercial packaging, we’re confident to maximize an IP’s commercial value, and to provide superior quality content for both Chinese and U.S. entertainment industry.
GLOBAL IP ACQUISITION/LICENSING
Vantage is highly efficient in acquiring and licensing oversea IP for Chinese market. Our experience, resources, and market vigilance enable us to target IP with optimal value, including movies, video games, VR, TV series, variety shows, and etc.
We create individually unique investment plan that fits the scale of projects and particular demand, therefore achieving the elusive balance of maximized profit and minimized risk in film investment. Our local resources also enable us to help coordinate with film distribution in the booming Chinese market, now the second largest in the world.
Film Investment Consulting Cases
BILLIONAIRE BOYS CLUB
Vantage Entertainment introduced the Billionaire Boys Club to the Chinese film funding company Born & Co. The latter’s equity investment to the film was then facilitated by Vantage Entertainment
M&A Financing Consulting Cases
Vantage Entertainment has recently provided M&A financing consulting service to a major Chinese entertainment company. As its sole representative, Vantage led the negotiation with Virgin Produced.
Global IP Acquisition Consulting Cases
Vantage Entertainment has been closely working with a growing Chinese digital entertainment company SinceTimes, an interactive game development and publishing company fully invested by Tencent. Vantage has exclusively represented SinceTimes in negotiation with major Hollywood studios for potential IP acquisition.
MICHELLE YANG | PRESIDENT
Michelle Yang is the President of Vantage Entertainment, one of Hollywood’s leading film financing and production companies serving both the Chinese and the U.S. market. Her recent credit includes executive producer on the upcoming Billionaire Boys Club produced by Cassian Elwes, starring Kevin Spacey.
As a seasoned producer who has experience both in Chinese industry and Hollywood, Michelle had taken the leadership role in a numerous successful projects. Prior to Vantage, Michelle worked in the Kylin Picture Beijing Office, where she was in charge of the company’s overseas business, including film financing, co-production project development and international marketing, and supported in films, such as Sweet Heart Chocolate and The King’s Daughter.
Born in China, Michelle earned her B.A. at Peking University, and later an M.F.A. in Cinematic Arts, Film and Television Production at the University of Southern California. She also had experiences in TV show production and news reporting at Beijing Television (BTV) and Hunan Television (HTV), two of the premiere satellite stations in Mainland China.
VALERIA WEI | HEAD OF CHINA DIVISION
Valeria joined Vantage Entertainment in 2016 as Head of China Division. She came to Vantage Entertainment from DMG Entertainment, where she served as a PR specialist at the CEO’s office, and Enlight Pictures, where she worked as a coordinator at the company’s international business division. She was involved in world-wide sales, distribution and marketing of several Chinese blockbuster productions including Lost in Hong Kong, Devil and Angel, as well as the Chinese distribution of Point Break. Prior to pursuing a career in the film industry, Valeria had extensive experience in public relations. She was with premiere PR agency FleishmanHillard’s Hong Kong office and Cosmopolitan Magazine China Edition, and worked closely with corporations and brands including Huawei, Mattel, Swatch Group, Kering Group, Shiseido Group and Dolce & Gabbana.
Valeria holds a MA in Strategic Public Relations from the Annenberg School of University of Southern California, and a BA in Italian/Global Communications from Communication University of China.