|Artistic vision: Director Peter Hiền (left) and Vietnamese Anh Thư and Bình Minh — Photo Vnexpress.net|
HÀ NỘI – The shooting of a film, jointly produced by Việt Nam and India, has begun in Việt Nam after a year’s preparation.
The film, entitled Sám Hối (Penitence), is being directed by well-known director Peter Hiền, whose mother is of Vietnamese origin.
Vietnamese actors Bình Minh and Anh Thư play the main roles in the film, the post-production work of which will be done in India. The film will be released in Việt Nam and India in 2017.
Peter Hiền has worked for many South Indian movies.
He drew the attention of critics and became famous in South India after the release of the magnum opus Magadheera. He received the Filmfare award for best action for his work in the Hindi version of the film Ghajini.
He was action director of the 2015 epic Baahubali: The Beginning. — VNS