Film shows to promote ASEAN-Pak cultural ties


Vietnam enrich culture gives a message of peace, love to world: Ambassador of Vietnam


ISLAMABAD, MAY 27: Ambassador of Vietnam to Pakistan, Nguyen Tien Phong has said that Vietnam is enriched in culture and literature and its culture and art give the message of peace and love to the rest of the world. 

The Ambassador said that film, art and literature connect hearts and minds in the world communities and teach humanity and tolerance and also bring people’s hearts closer to each other.

The Vietnamese envoy said this while addressing the Vietnamese art film screening organized by the Embassy of Vietnam in Islamabad.

Ambassadors of different countries, including the, Chairperson ASEAN Committee Islamabad, Ambassador of Philippines, Maria Agnes M. Cervantes, High Commissioner of Malaysia to Pakistan, Mohammad Azhar Mazlan, Ambassador of Belgium,Charles DELOGNE, Ambassador of Turkiye Mehmet Paccaci, Ambassador of Morocco Mohamed Karmoune,  and Charge d’Affaires Indonesia in Islamabad , Rahmat Hindiarta and families of diplomats, writers and journalists from different walks of life participated and enjoyed the movie.

The Ambassador of Vietnam said that those great literary and academic personalities came to the fore in Vietnam and filmmakers played an important role in revealing the real identity of Vietnam and brought the local culture to the international level.

He said that today’s event is part of the vision in which ASEAN countries have been given an opportunity to promote their culture.

The ambassador said that the film “Yellow flowers and green gross” is an art film that highlights the lifestyle of the people of Vietnam and their cultural colors.

He said that Pakistan and Vietnam are also working to promote mutual culture and the Embassy of Vietnam is playing its full role in this regard.

It is pertinent to mention that the Vietnamese art Movie “Yellow Flowers on the Green Grass” is a 2015 Vietnamese drama, which was directed by Victor Vu.  It is adapted from the novel of the same name by ‘Nguyen Nhat Anh’.

The film stars Thinh Vinh and Trong Khang. The film is about the childhood of the brothers Thieu (Thinh Vinh) and Tuong (Trong Khang) in a poor rural village in central Vietnam in the 1980s.

They share and do everything together. However, when their friend next door, Man (Thanh My), comes to stay with them and a big flood hits their village, there is a big misunderstanding that leads to Tuong’s back injury. The film has an open ending with the scene of Thieu and Tuong studying in their house.