Vietnamese film Bay Rong (Clash) has been invited to join the ninth Tribeca Film Festival held April 21ââ‚¬"May 2 in New York City.
ââ‚¬Å“Clashââ‚¬, directed by Le Thanh Son, has been acclaimed by local critics as an action flick that raises standards in the Vietnamese film industry.
The film, starring Ngo Thanh Van and Jonny Tri Nguyen, is also a commercial success. It has taken in nearly VND20 billion (VND1.08 million) in ticket sales since its opening on December 18, its producers said.
It is the first Vietnamese film to be invited to the Tribeca Film Festival
The festival was founded in 2001, focusing on assisting filmmakers to reach the broadest possible audience.
Reported by Cat Khue