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German Film Festival to Kick Off in Hanoi

Wednesday 7 Sep 2016

On September 8, this annual event will be kicked off in Vietnam’s capital city. After this awaited start, the 7th edition of the festival will pass by many cities from North to South and finish in Ho Chi Minh.

Source: berlinal.de "Head full of Honey"

Over 40 movies that have been screened previously in the Berlin International Film Festival and other well know European fests will be available in Vietnam throughout the whole month of September starting from the 8th.

This year, the Goethe-Institut Vietnam will be honored to host the event. Also, some famous and talented German screenwriters, producers, and directors have warmly been invited and are expected to show up throughout this month. An example is Norbert Lechner who is the creator of  ‘Fortune Favors the Brave’, a movie that showcases popular Vietnamese actors such as Chieu Xuan, Manh Cuong, and Dinh Y Nhung, whom of which will also be attending the festival. He was born 55 years ago in Munich and founded “Kevin Lee” his film production company in 1990. After this huge step into the movie world, he promptly won various awards for his children’s films “Toni Goldwascher” and “Tom und Hacke”.

All movies will be available in original version with both English and Vietnamese voice-overs and subtitles.

Source: berlinal.de "Head full of Honey"


9-17 September: Ho Chi Minh in Cinestar cinema

13-18 September: Hai Phong in Lotte cinema

15-18 September and 23-25 Septembre: Hue city in Dong Ba cinema

16-18 September and 23-25 September: in Da Nang


By Paradise Today