The 17th Vietnam Film Festival will be held in Tuy Hoa city, Phu Yen Province from December 15 to 18.
This film festival is organized by Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism in cooperation with the People's Committee of Phu Yen province.
Le Ngoc Minh, deputy director of the ministry's Cinema Department said that the deadline for registering films, cartoons, documentaries, scientific films and videos is October 20. He said the number of participating films is expected to be the same as last year.
The film festival this year will have several special events including open-air screenings and meetings between filmmakers and students, soldiers and ethnic minority people.