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Austrian director holds workshop on documentary film making in Hanoi

Austrian director holds workshop on documentary film making in Hanoi

A workshop on film making by Austrian director Andrew Standen-Raz will take place at 2 p.m. on June 11 at the Goethe Institute in Hanoi.
Studio favoured to win Golden Kite

Studio favoured to win Golden Kite

HCMCITY — Movie critics are tipping one of three documentary films produced by the HCM City Television Film Studio (TFS) for the national Golden Kite award this year.
VN films break new ground

VN films break new ground

HA NOI — Vietnamese contemporary cinema and overseas national filmmaker devotion will be subjects at the sixth Biennial Cinema Symposium in California on Sunday.
City awards television talent

City awards television talent

HCM CITY — Singer and actress Nhat Kim Anh won the Favourite TV Series Actress award at the sixth HCM City Television Awards on Saturday by polling more than 16,000 audience votes.
French film offers lessons in life, solidarity

French film offers lessons in life, solidarity

HA NOI — Not that long ago, Viet Nam's Black Lo Lo ethnic minority was still unknown to many people both within and outside the country.
Vietnamese director introduces unfinished movie at Cannes

Vietnamese director introduces unfinished movie at Cannes

HA NOI – Director Nguyen Hoang Diep will present a short film entitled Hai, Tu, Sau (Two, Four and Six) at the Cannes film festival.
Shooting overseas, a breath of fresh air to local movies

Shooting overseas, a breath of fresh air to local movies

In recent years, several Vietnamese movies have been set in Thailand, Hong Kong, Korea or America and brought a change of scenery for local audiences. However several movie makers still face difficulties with low budgets and foreign laws for obtaining shooting permits.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang comes to life off screen

Phong Nha-Ke Bang comes to life off screen

In cinema terms, Vietnam is the superstar of Southeast Asia. Endless war movies and the odd love film have beamed images of its beautiful scenery and jungle vistas to television screens and cinemas across the globe.
Vietnam Idol begins 4th year

Vietnam Idol begins 4th year

The fourth season of Vietnam Idol, a local reality television competition to find new solo singing talents, started on Tuesday with the announcement of a new judging panel and new format.
Third cartoons festival opens

Third cartoons festival opens

The third cartoon festival will be held in Ha Noi from today until June 8 at the Ha Noi Library.