The Vietnam Cinema Association on March 5 announced 91 film and film essays that will be judged for the 2009 Canh Dieu Vang/Golden Kite national film awards–VietNam’s answer to the Oscars.
The entry list contained winners of the 16th of Vietnam Film Festival and the international film festival including Choi voi/Adrift made by Feature Film Studio No.1, Dung dot/Don’t Burn and Duoc song/Able to Live of Vietnam Studio and Khong can suc/Not Weighing Your Strengths of Giai Phong Studio.
Movies from private studios included Nhung nu hon ruc ro/Radiant kisses of BHD company, Bay rong/Clash of Chanh Phuong Studio and the Tet holiday hit Cong chua teen va ngu ho tuong/Teenage Princess and the 5 Brave Generals.
The list for judging includes five celluloid documentaries, 36 video documentaries, 11 science documentaries, 12 TV serials, six short TV serials, 10 cartoon movies and three film essays.
The award ceremony. to be held at the Friendship Cultural Palace in Hanoi on April 14, will be broadcast live on Vietnam Television. (From: VietNamNet)
Some pictures from last years’: