Category: Viet Nam
CSEAS presents the Bookshelf Spotlight on History, Culture & Art of Southeast Asia
by Lan Janet Krause, M.A. Candidate, University of Trier, Germany & Affiliate Scholar, East-West Center (on 4/19)
This week CSEAS honors the prominent Vietnamese musician, composer, and artist Trá»‹nh CÃ´ng SÆ¡n on the 11th anniversary of his death on April 1, 2001.
Hanh, a dutiful wife and schoolteacher in a rural village, enjoys a happy marriage with her husband Phoung, the local school headmaster. However, Hanh is childless…
CSEAS welcomes you to the Spring 2012 SotW program with “Con Chim Sau,” a Vietnamese pop diva ballad.
Hà Nội mùa chim làm tổ (Hanoi Bird Nesting Season) Viet Nam, 1978 (85 minutes) Director: Duc Hoan Cast: Nhu Quynh, Tran Van, Ngoc Dau, Thu An Cinematography: Nguyen Dang Bay Script: Hoang Minh Tuong, Duc Hoan Vietnamese with no English subtitles Hanoi Bird Nesting Season is a sad and beautiful story about Hanoi during […]
Hoàng Hoa Thám (Mr. Hoang Hoa Tham) Viet Nam, 1987 (75 minutes x2) Director: Tran Phuong Cast: Doan Dung, Tra Giang, Duc Hai Cinematography: Nguyen Dang Bay, Tran Trung Nhan Script: Vuong Dan Hoan, Tran Phuong Vietnamese with no English subtitles This film explores the resistance to the French of the “Brown Shirt” leader. Despite […]
Duyên Nghiệp (Occupation Fate) Viet Nam, 1997 (78 minutes) Director: Vu Chau Cast: Tung Thuy; Minh Hoa; & Nguyen Trung Hieu Cinematography: Tran Quoc Dung Script: Banh Mai Phuong Vietnamese with no English subtitles A Vietnamese drama about the friendship of two actresses in a touring opera company beset by financial woes. Source adapted from: […]
A Dream in Ha Noi Viet Nam, 2009 (16 minutes) Director: Gerald Herman Cast: Cao Chi Thanh, Pham Ngoc Thanh Choreography: Vu Duong Dung Executive Producer: Nguyen Truong Son Producer: Gerald Herman No dialogue A young boy’s life is changed forever when he meets a ballet dancer on the streets of Ha Noi. This is […]
Duyên lắm Áo Dài ơi! (The Charming Vietnamese Ao Dai) Viet Nam, 2009 (29 minutes) Director: Pham Thang Cinematography: Manh Quan & Khac Chung Script: Pham Thang North & South Vietnamese, English, French, & Japanese Documentary-like film that explains the Vietnamese traditional dress, called the Ao Dai. Source: Bac Nam Film Return to Viet Nam […]