Shakespeare Lives in Films: more than a cinema experience

28 September 2016, 9:54 pm

VOV.VN -Shakespeare Lives in Films featuring best films adapted from Shakespeare’s works will be screened every Saturday from 08 October to 29 October in Vietnam. In Hanoi, showings will take place at TPD (The Centre for Assistance and Development of ...... Read More »

Vietnam to Subsidize Condoms After Young Couple Uses Plastic Bag As Contraceptive

28 September 2016, 2:30 pm

Vietnamese cinema is entering a new stage of development, one in which Vietnam-based directors are seeking to create compelling storylines that keep up with the industry’s ever-increasing production quality. One film that has stood out from the pack is ...... Read More »

The Best Old Movies on a Big Screen This Week: NYC Repertory Cinema Picks, September 28-October 4

28 September 2016, 3:42 am

Both works use notes unfamiliar to the art form, yet The Deer Hunter’s visceral, bloody take on the Vietnam War, which begins with a wedding and ends with a funeral, is seamless. Cimino’s film is not anti- or pro-war; it’s the harrowing tale of a ...... Read More »

Oliver Stone and John Milius on War Cinema: An Excerpt From Austin Film Festival’s On Story

25 September 2016, 9:00 pm

But he knows he didn’t, and that was a very powerful scene. JM: The whole idea of the Vietnam War, and probably any war, if you look at it, there’s a sense of absurdity. A friend of mine who is a SEAL, he trained and had to get into the SEALs.... Read More »

Vietnam to participate in two international film festivals

19 September 2016, 7:23 pm

After being selected for the 2017 Oscars, the Vietnamese film “Toi thay hoa vang tren co xanh” (Yellow flowers on green grass) has been invited to two other international cinema events ... been selected to represent Vietnam at two prominent forthcoming ...... Read More »

Cinema industry aims to make 50 million USD by 2020

18 September 2016, 1:07 am

Hanoi (VNA) - Vietnam aims to develop a film making industry worth of 50 million USD in revenue by 2020. This is one of the targets mentioned under the Vietnam Culture Industry Development Strategy, which was approved by the Prime Minister earlier this week.... Read More »

Czech people interested in Vietnam’s film “Yen’s life”

17 September 2016, 10:48 pm

Introduction of the film "Yen's Life" (Photo: VNA) Martina Mikova watched the film at Lucerna Cinema on Saturday: “This is a great film. I have never been to Vietnam and know nothing about Vietnam. Today, I watch a film about Vietnam and learn more about ...... Read More »

Cinema industry aims to make $50m by 2020

17 September 2016, 5:41 am

Vietnam aims to develop a film making industry worth of US$50 million in revenue by 2020. Locals buy tickets at a movie theatre. Revenue from the cinema industry is expected to reach US$150 million by 2020. This is one of the targets mentioned under ...... Read More »

Vietnam kids movie ‘Yellow Flowers’ to vie for Oscar’s Best Foreign Film

15 September 2016, 10:47 pm

I See Yellow Flowers on the Green Grass also marks the successful co-operation between the Vietnam Cinema Department and private film studios. The film was listed among the top 10 outstanding cultural events in Vietnam and won the important Golden Lotus ...... Read More »

Man, 27, jailed after sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy in a cinema toilets after he groomed him on Facebook

15 September 2016, 2:02 pm

A man who was facing child porn and grooming charges when he sexually assaulted a bullied teenager in a cinema toilet will remain behind ... Judge Syme said Nguyen, who migrated from Vietnam in 2009, had previously minimised his offending and seemed ...... Read More »

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