Artists, film lovers slam VFS privatisation

Artists, film lovers slam VFS privatisation

Artists and the public are still talking about Việt Nam Feature Film Studio (VFS), the country’s largest State-owned film studio, which held its initial public offering in mid-April.
Vietnam lacks studios for film making

Vietnam lacks studios for film making

Directors and producers of historical films and TV series have innumerable complaints about the lack of film studios and other film technical facilities in Vietnam.
TV serials vying for primetime

TV serials vying for primetime

Private film studios are increasing in numbers as more opportunities open for broadcasting movies on State-owned television channels, but instead of focusing on producing movies of artistic value, they have flocked into making TV serials which gain instant profits.
Film on Hanoi sets record high of expense

Film on Hanoi sets record high of expense

A film telling the historic Ngoc Hoi-Dong Da victory titled Tay Son Hao Kiet (Tay Son heroic soldiers) produced by Ly Huynh Film Studio was recognized as the first historical movie with a large total investment capital of more than VND12 billion (US$600,000) in the country.
Vietnamese film wins Asia-Pacific award

Vietnamese film wins Asia-Pacific award

Movie Choi voi (Adrift) directed by Bui Thac Chuyen and produced by Feature Film Studio 1, won the Best Sound Effects award at the 2009 Asia-Pacific Film Festival in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan.