Saigon hosts first ever exhibition of nudes on stones

A selection of nude-art photos by Thai Phien, printed on stone, will go on display in a Saigon exhibition next week.

Vietnam War photo of napalm-struck girl most powerful image in 50 years

A naked girl and other children fleeing a Vietnam War napalm strike is the most powerful news image of the last 50 years.

Decadence, arrogance and loss of innocence in Serbian's Vietnamese novel

"The Cathedral Street" by a Serbian author insightfully encapsulates the highs and lows in the life of a French expat in Hanoi.
October 17, 2019 | 08:22 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese murder flick to release in Southeast Asia

"Kumanthong", the Vietnamese movie involving a series of murders, will be released in Malaysia, Cambodia and three other Southeast Asian countries.
October 14, 2019 | 12:05 pm GMT+7

"Abominable" with controversial nine-dash line removed from Vietnamese cinemas

Vietnamese cinemas have stopped screening animation movie "Abominable" after viewers spotted China’s nine-dash line that violates Vietnam’s waters sovereignty.
October 14, 2019 | 02:32 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese movie shares top prize at Busan International Film Festival

Vietnam's "Rom" and an Iraq-Qatar co-production "Haifa Street" shared the top prize in the New Currents category at the Busan International Film Festival.
October 12, 2019 | 03:04 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's literary classic captures European imagination

Two European adaptations of Nguyen Du’s epic poem, "The Tale of Kieu", reaffirm the timeless appeal and allure of Vietnam’s literary masterpiece.
October 11, 2019 | 01:00 pm GMT+7

Hip-hop queen to represent Vietnam at MTV Europe awards

Vietnamese hip-hop queen Suboi has been invited to attend the MTV European Music Awards, a prestigious event held this November in Spain.
October 10, 2019 | 10:10 am GMT+7

Hanoi exhibition showcases work of Vietnamese modern art icon

“Bui Xuan Phai and Hanoi,” an exhibition held October 10 to 25, showcases more than 100 works by a pioneer of modern Vietnamese painting.
October 09, 2019 | 01:19 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese horror flick has world premiere in South Korea

Horror flick "Bac Kim Thang" (Home Sweet Home) had its world premiere at the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF).
October 08, 2019 | 11:14 am GMT+7

Busan International Film Festival screens ‘withdrawn’ Vietnamese movie

"Rom" was screened at the Busan International Film Festival despite producers trying to withdraw their submission.
October 06, 2019 | 04:00 pm GMT+7

HCMC to host international music fest

HOZO 2019 will become the first international music festival to be held by HCMC on the Nguyen Hue walking street from December 13-15.
October 05, 2019 | 01:55 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese film with romantic spirit to premiere in the U.S.

A Vietnamese feature film about a love that stays alive through centuries will be released in American cinemas this December.
October 04, 2019 | 01:06 pm GMT+7

In Vietnam, men parade but women rule at a festival called 'Kate'

Thousands of Vietnam’s ethnic Cham people met under rainy September skies for their annual “Kate” festival, that marks the end of one harvest season.
October 01, 2019 | 06:00 pm GMT+7

Tokyo film festival to screen two Vietnamese works

"He Serves Fish, She Eats Flower" and "The Immortal" will be screened at the Tokyo International Film Festival next month.
September 28, 2019 | 11:55 am GMT+7
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