Hanoi International Film Festival

25 October 2016, 10:04 pm

HANIFF is organized every two years by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism as well as the Vietnam Cinema Department. In 2016, the festival takes place under the theme “Cinema – Integration and Sustainable Development” and focuses on Canadian ...... Read More »

Duyen crowned Miss Global Beauty Queen 2016

25 October 2016, 9:41 pm

She studied at HCM City’s University of Theatre and Cinema. Duyen also won Impression Award at Vietnam’s Miss Teen 2012 and bronze medal at Vietnam’s Supermodel 2015. On the same day, Nguyen Thi Le Nam Em was awarded gold medal in the Miss Photogenic ...... Read More »

Five Flavours Film Festival

25 October 2016, 10:52 am

The previous editions saw the pioneering overviews of cinema from Vietnam, Thailand, Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore, and Hong Kong. The Festival hosted a number of prominent artists from Asia, giving the audience a unique chance to meet the outstanding ...... Read More »

Vietnamese director to join International Film Festival in France

25 October 2016, 4:32 am

The festival will also host a master class on Vietnamese cinema with presentations by Minh and Lam. All the films were formatted digitally by the Vietnam Film Institution with funding from the Vietnam Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.... Read More »

8 films to be screened at Japanese Film Festival in Vietnam

21 October 2016, 8:35 pm

The ticket prices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are VND30,000 (about US$1.35). The films will be shown at the National Cinema Centre in Hanoi and the Dong Da Cinema in Ho Chi Minh City, while admission is free at Le Do Cinema in Danang. In Hanoi and Ho Chi ...... Read More »

What Would A Donald Trump Presidency Mean For The Future Of Film?

21 October 2016, 5:34 am

Vietnam was explored less as a sight for trauma — the exception ... Naturally, the change in European cinema is easier to track at this time — with notions of European identity still being challenged and interrogated to this day — but these changes ...... Read More »

Nearly 50 years after his Canon was stolen in Vietnam, vet is reunited with it

19 October 2016, 4:22 pm

Vietnam, he bought several. One particular Canon 8mm cinema camera, however, was stolen from his bag shortly after he purchased the camera. Related: GoPro footage of couple’s first kiss discovered after a year lost at sea Steven Bridges recently spotted ...... Read More »

Reflections of Vietnam

14 October 2016, 7:15 am

Vietnam was always a country high on my list of places I wanted ... I captured most of my footage using a Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera (with a Metabones Speedbooster). And I used a Canon 6D to capture stills (and some video). The lenses I used were ...... Read More »

MISS SAIGON 25th Anniversary screenings in UK cinemas this weekend

14 October 2016, 5:55 am

Cameron Mackintosh, director Set in 1975 in Saigon, at the tail end of the Vietnam War, it tells the dramatic tale ... Jon Hon Briones as The Engineer and Hugh Maynard as John. In addition, lucky cinema goers will be treated to a once in a lifetime ...... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEW: Miss Saigon is a special cinema experience

11 October 2016, 8:30 pm

Set in 1975 in Saigon at the end of the Vietnam War, it tells the dramatic tale of Kim ... Miss Saigon is in select cinemas for a limited time from Saturday October 15.... Read More »

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