Danish Film Week open for Vietnamese Audience

Eight Danish films will be screened to Vietnamese audience during the Danish Film Weeks as part of the celebration of 45 years of Danish-Vietnamese bilateral diplomatic relations.

From 19th to 27th November, 2016, the Danish Film Weeks will screen eight films: A Royal Affair, The Candidate, Freddy Frogface, A Hijacking, Mini and the Mozzies, The Hunt, The Circus Dynasty, and Silent Heart.

The screening will take place during these two weekends in Hanoi at the National Cinema Center, at 87 Lang Ha, and Ho Chi Minh city at Cinebox, at 212 Ly Chinh Thang Street in District 3. The selected films are internationally acclaimed with various awards and nominations.

“Culture and art are key areas for our bilateral cooperation. We believe that engagement in these areas creates critical reflections, which are important for the development of modern societies,” said Ms. Charlotte Laursen, Danish Ambassador to Vietnam.

Via the Danish Film Weeks, sponsored by Novo Nordisk and JYSK, Vietnamese audience will have an opportunity to better understand the Danish modern life and experience Danish contemporary film industry that has created a lot of talented actors and film makers with worldwide reputation.

By Uyen Phuong

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