‘The Sympathizer’ depicts war from a Vietnamese point of view, but how does the community see it?

18 April 2024, 11:00 pm

HBO's adaptation of "The Sympathizer" reflects a distinctly Vietnamese point of view, and while reactions to the series differ, community members agree that it bolsters Vietnamese representation.... Read More »

Cannes Competition Title ‘Grand Tour’ Debuts Trailer, Director Miguel Gomes’ Next Film to Be ‘Savagery’ (EXCLUSIVE)

18 April 2024, 1:45 am

Miguel Gomes' 'Grand Tour,' which will have its world premiere in Cannes Film Festival's Competition section, debuts trailer.... Read More »

Vietnam’s First Ho Chi Minh City Int’l Film Festival Wraps With Prizes For ‘The Gospel Of The Beast’, ‘Last Shadow At First Light’

14 April 2024, 5:59 pm

Inaugural edition of Vietnamese festival included competition sections for Southeast Asian films, First and Second features and short films.... Read More »

Promoting Vietnam's tourism in Hollywood

12 April 2024, 2:00 pm

At the Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) 2024 organised by the Vietnam National Authority of Tourism (VNAT) from April 11-14, Ha Van Sieu, deputy director of the VNAT, said the highlight of the ...... Read More »

Bringing ‘The Sympathizer’ to life was going to be hard. Susan Downey & Amanda Burrell, the women of Team Downey, liked that

12 April 2024, 6:12 am

When Susan Downey and Amanda Burrell were initially approached to co-executive produce HBO’s new Vietnam war-era spy thriller “The Sympathizer,” they didn’t immediately say yes.... Read More »

Vietnam bans ‘Barbie’ movie due to an illustration showing China’s territorial claim

11 April 2024, 1:00 pm

The reports cited Vi Kien Thanh, director general of the Vietnam Cinema Department, as saying the National Film Evaluation Council made the decision. It said a map in the film shows China’s ...... Read More »

Vietnam property tycoon Truong My Lan sentenced to death in whopping $27 billion fraud case

11 April 2024, 3:12 am

Ho Chi Minh City — A top Vietnamese property tycoon was sentenced to death on Thursday in one of the biggest corruption cases in history, with an estimated $27 billion in damages. A panel of ...... Read More »

Vietnam tycoon sentenced to death in $12 billion fraud case

11 April 2024, 2:21 am

A court in Vietnam sentenced real estate tycoon Truong My Lan to death Thursday over her role in a 304 trillion dong ($12.5 billion) financial fraud case, the country’s biggest on record ...... Read More »

Vietnam orders Netflix to stop advertising, distributing its games

10 April 2024, 2:20 am

The film also inspired audiences to go to the cinemas this weekend where it surpassed expectations and earned $25.7 million in ticket sales in North America, according to studio estimates Sunday.... Read More »

HCMC attracts investment in cinema, culture through film festival

8 April 2024, 11:51 pm

One of the highlight cultural events in Ho Chi Minh City this year was the Ho Chi Minh City International Film Festival, with the city adopting a policy of attracting investment in cinema and cultural ...... Read More »

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