Updated  
May, 19 2014 14:22:00

Russian treat awaits movie buffs

Actress Vera Alentova filmed in Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears. — File Photo

HA NOI (VNS) — The Academy Award-winning Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears is among the movies which would be screened during the Russian Film Week, beginning tomorrow in Ha Noi's National Film Centre.

The film is set in Moscow between the late 1950s and the late 1970s and focuses on three young women who come to Moscow from smaller towns. It won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film in 1980.

The Film Week is being held to celebrate the 90th anniversary of Mosfilm, which has been the largest film industry in the world for several decades.

Five other movies – White Tiger, Ivan's Childhood, Hussar Ballad, They Fought for Their Country and She – produced between 1962 and 2013 will also be screened in Ha Noi, Da Nang and HCM City from May 20 to 28.

The screening will be held at Ha Noi's National Film Centre from May 20 to 22; at Da Nang's Le Do Cinema from May 23 to 26; and in HCM City's BHD Cinema from May 27 to 29. — VNS

Send Us Your Comments:
Name:
Your E-mail address:
Title:
 

VietNamNews may edit your comments and not all emails will be published.

Highlight

Confiscated bikes set for charity sale Confiscated bikes set for charity sale

The National Traffic Safety Committee plans to sell motorbikes and bicycles driving on expressways that have been banned for their use.

Cycling race escort dies in accident Cycling race escort dies in accident

A member of a motorbike escort group for the Binh Duong Open International Women's Bike Race died yesterday after being hit by a motorbike tour group.

Vietnamese cuisine book journeys out of 5-star resort's kitchen Vietnamese cuisine book journeys out of 5-star resort's kitchen

The five-star Furama Resort has released a 120-page cookbook titled A Journey Through Viet Nam's Cuisine, featuring recipes from the resort's culinary library.

HCM City youth call on banks, firms to stop funding fossil fuels HCM City youth call on banks, firms to stop funding fossil fuels

A series of activities on climate change and energy have been launched by 350.org Viet Nam aimed at raising people's awareness about the threat of a carbon bubble.

Da Nang to teach archipelago history Da Nang to teach archipelago history

The history of Da Nang and its relationship with the Hoang Sa Archipelago (Paracel Islands) will be introduced into the curricula at secondary and high schools in the central coastal city this year, officials have announced.

    Outlook

    Outlook Viet Nam News Monthly Publication

    Sunday

    Sunday Việt Nam News The National English Language Daily