‘Khu Rung Cua Pao’ (The Forest of Pao) has won the award for Best Short Film at the Hanoi International Film Festival.
Actress Kieu Trinh and TV host Nguyen Cao Ky Duyen will star in HBO series adaptation ‘The Sympathizer’ with Robert Downey Jr.
Three Vietnamese films are entered in the 33rd Singapore International Film Festival to be held from November 24 to December 4.
As many as 123 films from over 50 countries and territories worldwide have been registered for the sixth Hanoi International Film Festival (HANIFF VI) from November 8-12, heard a press conference in Hanoi on October 20.
The producer of “Em and Trinh”, a biopic on Trinh Cong Son (1939-2001), apologized to Michiko Yoshii on Friday for inappropriately depicting her private life.
Action flick “578 Magnum” will represent Vietnam at the 2023 Oscars, competing in the qualifying round of the Best International Feature Film award category.
Michiko Yoshii, Trinh Cong Son’s Japanese muse, wants the production company that made the movie “Em Va Trinh” to apologize for inappropriately depicting her private life.
Vietnamese action flick “578 Magnum” has been selected to compete in the Grand Prix for the Best Film Awards at the 26th Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (POFF) in Estonia.
Tham Thuy Hang, a Vietnamese movie superstar in the last century, passed away at the age of 83.
“Memento Mori: Land” is Vietnam’s entry at the 27th Busan International Film Festival in South Korea in October.
Foreign films are sweeping the box office while Vietnamese films are doing badly, with most of them losing money.
On 15 June 2022, the new Cinema Law (the “Law”) was officially passed by the National Assembly of Vietnam. The Law will take effect from 1 January 2023, replacing an older legislation enacted in 2006.
When the opening scene of a cartoon appeared on the screen, children at Tak Po school in Quang Nam Province screamed with delight and Ho Hoang Liem smiled with satisfaction.
One-party state’s Cinema Law bans ‘reactionary ideas and social evils’
A new law requires foreign organizations and individuals producing films in Vietnam to provide abridged versions of the full script and detailed scripts for scenes shot in Vietnam.
Mai Vu, director of the short animated film ‘Spring Roll Dream’, has won the Lights On Women award at the Cannes Film Festival.
‘Spring Roll Dream’, a short animated film by Vietnamese director Mai Vu, is set to be screened at the Cannes Film Festival’s category for works by film-school students.
The culture ministry wants full scripts submitted for foreign films shot in Vietnam, but National Assembly (NA) delegates feel such stipulations can push filmmakers away from the country.
When the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam announced Ha Le Diem as the winner, the Vietnamese director was surprised.
‘Uncharted’ starring Mark Walhberg and Tom Holland — best known for playing Spider-man — had been set for release in Vietnam on March 18
Bui Kim Quy’s ‘Mien Ky Uc’ (Memoryland) is Vietnam’s entry at the Berlinale in Germany this week and Doc Fortnight in the U.S. later this month.
Vietnamese cinema has seemingly not evolved beyond motifs seen in South Korean movies of the last century.
Though cinemas have reopened in most parts of the country after a months-long lockdown, filmmakers are hesitant to release their movies, fearing losses.
Vietnam’s first sci-fi fantasy film for children Maika has been selected to premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, the largest independent film festival in the United States.
A Vietnamese short film and two directors won awards at the 32nd Singapore International Film Festival.
Diverse aspects of the human condition are key drivers of the projects from Vietnam selected at the Southeast Asia Film Lab, which is part of the Singapore Media Festival.