Eleven entries of VTV are competing at the Vietnam Film Festival

by Hong Quan27 November 2017 Last updated at 00:00 AM

Comments0 - The organizing board of the Vietnam Film Festival has announced the list of movie entries at the event, including 11 from VTV.

At the festival, VTV competes at two categories of Documentaries and Scientific  film. Four VTV’s documentaries have been sorted out including: Keep Telling Yesterday Story (Artistic Programs Department), the First Resistance Spring (Cable Programs Department), the Centennial Torch (Documentaries and Reports Department); and Live and Recall (Documentaries  and Reports Department).

Document Live and Recall

Document Live and Recall

In the scientific film categories, VTV’s entries include Nhat Tan Bridge, Insect Melody, Bird Nesting Season, Impacts of Hydro-power Dam in Mekong River, the Colors of Nature, Son La Hydro-Power Plant – the Work of Records. All produced by the Scientific and Educational Programs Department. The Documentaries  and Reports Department contributes one entry which is Vietnamese Sea and Boats.

At the last Vietnam Film Festival, VTV’s  Son Doong Concert won the golden lotus prize for the scientific film category. Another entry Born in the Rising Tide Season by director Vu Hoai Nam won the silver lotus. Director Nguyen Hoang Lam won the golden lotus for best director in the scientific film category.

The opening ceremony of the Vietnam Film Festival will  be broadcast live on November 24th on VTV2 channel. The closing ceremony will  be held on November 28th and will also be broadcast live on VTV1 channel.

The festival draws the participation of 800 actors and actresses.