FEATURE: Human library aims to create understanding

27 August 2016, 12:11 am

HA NOI, Vietnam (Viet Nam News/ANN) - The first human library project has ... She desired to capture her life on film and entered the College of Theatre and Cinematography. She has now fallen in love with a man. “I would like to contribute to a channel ...... Read More »

German director to unveil latest film in Vietnam

25 August 2016, 5:27 pm

As a special guest of the 7th German Film Festival in Vietnam from September 8 to 25, director Norbert Lechner will present his film “Fortune Favors the Brave” in Hanoi and HCMC, together with popular Vietnamese ... his first feature-length movie ...... Read More »

GI Film Festival San Diego Announces Local Film Showcase Award Nominees

25 August 2016, 11:43 am

SAN DIEGO, CA – Aug. 24, 2016 – Organizers of the GI Film Festival San Diego ... plan to end the U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War, 26 U.S. troops are caught in the transition. Unsupported by the South Vietnamese, the men are abandoned on a tiny ...... Read More »

Vietnamese film director awarded France’s prestigious title

14 August 2016, 12:49 am

Director Nguyen Hoang Diep (Photo: Dep/VNA) Diep was the only Vietnamese representative among four female judges in the category for foreign films. "Dap Canh Giua Khong Trung" (Flapping in the Middle of Nowhere), Diep’s first feature film and the foreign ...... Read More »

“Trung so” wins Vietnam Golden Kite Award 2015

22 April 2016, 3:06 am

The film was selected as the Vietnamese entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards but it was not nominated. The film, based on the true story of Lanh, a lottery ticket seller in the southern province of Dong Thap, is set in 2011.... Read More »

Vietnam's movie industry needs more time to develop

9 December 2012, 11:00 am

Moviegoers crowd the Megastar Vincom cinema complex in Ha Noi. Viet Nam's film industry is still struggling to compete. The new Vietnamese feature films and short films that competed at the festival all seem to have been forgotten, except for Thien Menh ...... Read More »

Vietnamese film fest kicks off in Irvine

7 April 2011, 12:05 pm

Eight years ago, organizers of the fledgling Vietnamese International Film Festival didn't know if their new gathering would attract enough of a following to continue for a second go-round. Volunteers screened three new feature-length films over the course ...... Read More »

Vietnam International Film Festival Wraps in Hanoi

21 October 2010, 7:49 am

HANOI – The Vietnam International Film Festival wrapped up its first edition Thursday night with an awards ceremony that saw first-time director Boo Junfeng’s Sandcastle take three prizes, including Best Feature ... parts of Vietnamese history that ...... Read More »

FILM REVIEW; For Vietnamese, a New Apocalypse

29 April 1999, 1:00 pm

Three Seasons'' is a wistful, rain-streaked elegy for a Vietnamese culture that is ... Three Seasons'' is the first feature film by Tony Bui, a 26-year-old director who escaped from Vietnam with his parents when he was 2 years old and grew up in California.... Read More »

Vietnamese-made Film Portrays The War As A Struggle With Destiny

15 July 1987, 1:00 pm

What you have is Karma, the first Vietnamese-made movie about the war ever to be released in America. The film is the feature debut of Vietnam-born, Swiss- naturalized Ho Quang Minh. At the Film Forum, where his movie is playing through Tuesday ...... Read More »

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