Daniel Berrigan dies at 94, U.S. anti-war priest and poet

3 May 2016, 11:40 pm

The Roman Catholic priest and Vietnam war protester Daniel Berrigan has died. Fr Berrigan died after a "long illness" at Murray-Weigel Hall, a Jesuit health care community in New York City. The Rev. Berrigan was already well-known for taking part in ...... Read More »

Four Asian conglomerates dominate business landscape in Vietnam

3 May 2016, 8:24 pm

In Vietnam, CJ Group, established in 1953, is known as the owner of 27 CGV cinema complexes. It plans to develop 30 cinema complexes throughout the country by 2017 and become the Number 1 in the movie distribution sector. CJ has also injected money into ...... Read More »

Our 24 favorite military movies everyone should see

3 May 2016, 6:52 am

Few things have the power to transport people as the cinema. Who can forget Robert Williams' "Good morning, Vietnam" to Marine Corps DI Hartman's memorable quotes. The following list is of our favorite military movies.... Read More »

Korean firms shifting overseas business focus to Vietnam

2 May 2016, 1:00 pm

are also strengthening their foothold in Vietnam Lotte Mart opened its 12th Vietnamese branch in Go Vap, an urban district of Ho Chi Minh City, last week. The 19,273-square-meter facility will add a seven-screen multiplex cinema in July. After venturing ...... Read More »

Five to Watch: May Films With a Deep Focus

2 May 2016, 11:06 am

Mexican cinema’s golden age was the 1940s and ’50s ... Her latest work, Forgetting Vietnam, revisits the country 40 years after the end of the U.S. war and ambitiously embraces such thorny subjects as colonialism, memory, power, identity, gender ...... Read More »

2016 Cinema One Originals line-up

29 April 2016, 5:45 am

The seven finalists in the narrative section complete the line-up of Cinema One Originals full-length features 2016 with the earlier announced documentary finalists, namely: Diary of Vietnam Rose (People Power Bombshell) by John Torres; Piding by Paolo ...... Read More »

Yo-Yo Ma & Chinese Indies Highlight Pacific Arts Movement's 2016 Spring Showcase of Asian Cinema

28 April 2016, 1:56 am

In 2015, a collective called Cinema on the Edge decided to bring selections from ... The Spring Showcase closes with two screenings of the biggest hit of 2015 in Vietnam, SWEET 20, a fantasy-romance about a grandmother neglected by her family who becomes ...... Read More »

Korea’s Lotte continues expansion in Vietnam

27 April 2016, 1:46 am

Major South Korean exhibitor Lotte Cinema is opening two new sites with eight screens in Vietnam this week, bringing its total to 111 screens in the territory. One site with four screens and 483 seats opened today (April 27) in Ho Chi Minh City’s Now ...... Read More »

K-Pop Giant's Cinema Unit Mulls Stake Sales to Fund Growth

24 April 2016, 3:08 pm

Proceeds from any such sales would help Asia’s second-largest cinema operator pursue a goal of quadrupling ... will help CGV expand into Turkey after making forays into China, the U.S., Vietnam, Indonesia and Myanmar. Choi said CGV sees "great potential ...... Read More »

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