VietNamNet Bridge – Famous sports TV channel ESPN and many film studios from 23 countries will participate in the 6th International Cinema, Television and Sports and Tourism Festival, in Hanoi from July 4-7.
The 5th festival held in Da Nang in 2010.
The festival will introduce a selection of 145 films of seven genres (documentary, feature film, scientific-educational film, game show, cartoon, discovery, travel and advertising) from 25 domestic and 42 overseas studios.
Among international guests will be big names in the world like ESPN (the UK), Eurosport (France), Shootv Sport Economy (Italy) or Les Films Neptune (USA). In addition, many sporting and travel film firms from Cuba, Bangladesh, Turkey, Portugal, Sri Lanka and Nigeria will join the festival.
145 films will be screened on July 5-6 at 51 Tran Hung Dao, Hanoi. Vietnam has selected several films for this event, including ‘Duong Dua’ (The Race), ‘Le hoi dam trau’ (Buffalo Fighting), and ‘Le hoi cong chieng’ (Gong Festival).
During the festival, international guests will visit the Bat Trang ancient pottery village, Hanoi athlete training center, water puppetry, etc.
The opening ceremony will take place on the evening of July 4 at the Hanoi Opera House. The festival will close on July 7.