10th German Film Festival to open in Hanoi

Thứ Ba, 08/09/2020, 15:00
PSNews - The Goethe-Institut launched the first German Film Festival in 2010. Since then a flow of selected recent and outstanding films from German cinema has been brought to audiences in Vietnam year by year.
The German-language films will have both Vietnamese and English subtitles.

The films are carefully selected by film buffs and experts for international trends in films. The film program presents feature films which were nominated for awards or received awards. The films represent the best of German cinema. The German Film Festival Vietnam has become a must-go in the culture calendar for many film lovers.

A section of films featuring classics such as System Crasher, Amelie rennt (Mountain Miracle - An Unexpected Friendship), The Mover (Atlas), Angela Merkel – The Unexpected, Democracy - Im Rausch der Daten, Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe, The Perfect Secret.

Through the German Film Festival, audiences in Vietnam not only have the opportunity to enjoy excellent films of different genres, they can also update their impressions and views on prevailing trends and themes in German cinema, explore German Culture, Life and Politics.

The German Film Festival regularly tours through the big cities of Vietnam. This year in respect of rules and regulations to protect from the pandemics the dates are not yet fixed for shows in Da Nang, Hoi An and Ho Chi Minh City. The German Film Festival will be shown in Hanoi first.

The festival will take place Tues, Thurs and Sat from September 8 – October 10 at National Cinema Center (no. 87, Lang Ha street, Ba Dinh district, Hanoi). The German-language films will have both Vietnamese and English subtitles.

By Linh Bui