Vietnamese photography misses out on a deeper view on life

Vietnamese photography misses out on a deeper view on life

NDO – It is undeniable that wonderful scenic photos, which are outnumbered on many platforms for photography in Vietnam, have effectively contributed to advertising Vietnam’s tourism. However, there is an urgent call for Vietnamese photographers to feature a deeper, bolder and sharper look on issues of public concern, as well as the changes in the country, in their work. (21 hours ago)


Vietnamese piano talent to perform with RPCO

  Oct 18, 2017
NDO – Young Vietnamese piano talent Luu Hong Quang will perform with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra (RPCO) in the Toyota Classical Concert 2017 at the Hanoi Opera House, on November 4.  

RoK, Vietnamese food and culture to be showcased at festival in late October

  Oct 17, 2017
NDO - The ninth Republic of Korea (RoK) – Vietnam Food and Culture Festival is scheduled to take place at the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi, from October 27-29, promising fascinating events for visitors.  

Vietnam-Japan cultural space to open in Hoi An in November

  Oct 17, 2017
NDO - A Vietnamese-Japanese cultural space is set to open in the UNESCO-recognised town of Hoi An in November to honour the fine relationship that exists between the two countries. 

Vietnamese actress named Face of Asia

  Oct 17, 2017
NDO/ VNA - HCM City-based actress Ninh Duong Lan Ngoc was named as the Face of Asia at the 22nd Busan International Film Festival in Busan, the Republic of Korea (RoK). 

Vietnamese movies to be screened in Russia to mark October Revolution

  Oct 16, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese films will be introduced to audiences in Russia from October 27 – 31 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution. 

Film festival to introduce Spain to Vietnam

  Oct 16, 2017
NDO – Hanoians will be provided with the opportunity to learn more about Spain through the screening of five films during the Spanish Film Week, which will take place from October 17-22 at the National Cinema Centre, No. 87 Lang Ha, in Hanoi. 

Vietnamese artist wins international award

  Oct 16, 2017
NDO – Meritorious Artist Ho Thi Thuy Tien from Thang Long Water Puppetry Theatre has won the Best Female Artist award at the International Theatre Festival for Young Audience held in Romania from October 5 to 12. 

Phu Yen displays winning works of travel photo competition

  Oct 14, 2017
NDO/VNA – Over 90 travel photographs depicting the pristine beauty of the south central coast province of PhuYen are on display in the province’s cultural centre until October 20.  

Opera Frédégonde to be staged at Ho Chi Minh City Opera House

  Oct 13, 2017
NDO – The opera ‘Frédégonde’ by famous French composer Camille Saint-Saëns will be staged at the Ho Chi Minh City Opera House on the evenings of October 20 and 21. 

Music night to delight Hanoi audience

  Oct 12, 2017
NDO – Two concerts, entitled ‘Cycle Franz Schubert’, will be held at the French Culture Centre, L'Espace, in Hanoi, on October 18 and 19, promising to delight Hanoi audiences with well-known works by famous composers. 

Vietnam’s puppetry art turns global

  Oct 12, 2017
NDO/ VNA – The traditional water puppetry shows of the Vietnam National Puppetry Theatre will be performed at the upcoming the 21st Festival de L’Imaginaire in France, from November 22-26, at the invitation of the Maison Des Cultures Du Monde (World Cultural House) director. 

European language day to focus on internationalisation of education

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO – The seventh European Day of Language under the theme “Internationalisation: Challenges and Opportunities for Schools in Vietnam”, focusing on the internationalisation of schools in Vietnam, will take place in Hanoi from 9am to 5pm on October 21. 

Foreign filmmakers on jury at 20th Vietnam Film Festival

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO – Three International filmmakers, Jonathan Hyong-Joon Kim, Roger Garcia and Karolina Bielawska have been invited to participate in the jury of the ASEAN Film Awards at the 20th Vietnam Film Festival. 

Exhibition explores life in Vietnam through lens of young photographers

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO – More than 180 photos capturing daily life in Vietnam are being displayed at an exhibition which opened in Hanoi on October 10.