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Vietnamese short film to compete at 77th Venice Int’l Film Festival

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A short film titled “May nhung khong mua “ (Live in Cloud - Cuckoo Land) directed by Vu Minh Nghia and Pham Hoang Minh Thy will vie for prize at the 2020 Venice International Film Festival’s Orizzonti Short Competition category.

A scene in the film

A scene in the film

The film which was among top 5 of the CJ Short Film Project organized by CJ Cultural Foundation and CGV Vietnam is among 12 projects to compete at the contest.
The 19-minute movie tells a love story between a female bridal shop worker and a male street vendor and surprising events revolving around the two main characters, including a wedding, a traffic jam and a burglary
Ealier, the short films entitled Le Truong Thanh Cua Edison (Edison’s Coming-of-Age Ceremony) by Minh Thy and U oi ! by Vu Minh Nghia participated in Singapore International Film Festival 2019 last November.

By Van Tuan – Translated by Kim Khanh

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