Young filmmakers put Vietnam on world map, but lack backing

Several young Vietnamese filmmakers have earned international acclaim, but they’ve done so with sparse support and could do with more of it. Read more »

French and Vietnamese movies to be screened in Hanoi

The French cultural centre L’Espace in Hanoi is due to host film screenings with the theme of “Fashion week 2020” next week, featuring a number of French and Vietnamese movies... Read more »

Film distributors seek fresh blood to revive Vietnam cinema

Local film distributors are calling on movie producers to release new material to counter the post-Covid-19 lull. Read more »

Drama is Vietnam’s entry at Busan film festival

"Chi Chi Em Em" (Sister Sister) is Vietnam's official entry at the Busan International Film Festival in South Korea this year. Read more »

Covid-19 horror show continues for Vietnam cinemas

A dearth of releases and Covid-19 fears keep audiences away from cinemas, which are hoping for a revival after a long ordeal. Read more »

Netflix series depicting China’s nine-dash line opposed in Vietnam

The Netflix series showing China's nine-dash line violating Vietnam's sovereignty has been opposed by the Vietnamese people in general and the Cinema Department in particular. Read more »

Netflix series depicting China’s nine-dash line opposed in Vietnam

The Netflix series showing China's nine-dash line violating Vietnam's sovereignty has been opposed by the Vietnamese people in general and the Cinema Department in particular. Read more »

Cinema body opposes Netflix series depicting China’s nine-dash line

Both the Cinema Department and Vietnamese people oppose the Netflix series showing China’s infamous nine-dash line that violates Vietnam’s waters sovereignty. Read more »

Charlize Theron lauds Vietnamese actress

Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron called Vietnamese starlet Ngo Thanh Van “amazing” in a behind-the-scenes recording for “The Old Guard.” Read more »

Pirated film sites face doomsday in Vietnam

Many sites hosting uncopyrighted films have witnessed a decline in user numbers as paid services boasting better quality slowly gain popularity among movie lovers. Read more »

V-pop prince’s new documentary breaks record

Vietnam’s first ever musical documentary, pop star Son Tung M-TP's "Sky Tour Movie", opened with a bang. Read more »

Vietnam in Western cinema: Vietnamese must tell their own stories

Editor’s note: Le Hong Lam is a journalist, film critic, and author based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. This op-ed was  and published in the June 22, 2020 issue of the Tuoi... Read more »

Spike Lee war epic starring Vietnamese actress to hit Netflix

'Da 5 Bloods' will premiere on the streaming platform next month, featuring Vietnamese actress and film producer Ngo Thanh Van. Read more »

Vietnamese OST hits Billboard chart

'I'll Give My Soul', performed by Vietnamese singer Dang Mai Phuong, has entered the weekly Billboard Adult Contemporary Indicator Chart. Read more »

Vietnam’s film distribution association plead with gov’t for support for 10,000 employees

The Vietnam Film Distribution Association (VFDA) has appealed to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc for financial support from the government to avoid mass layoffs and an insolvency crisis resulting from the novel... Read more »