Asian Film Festival - Italia
 

The Little Heart

Mai is a seventeen-year-old girl growing up in a small village in central Vietnam. Mai’s mother works hard to support the family while her father is more interested in chasing other women than helping his children. Mai wants to help her mother with the bills, but work is hard to find in the village, so when a broker tells her he can arrange for her to work in an embroidery shop in Saigon, she jumps …

Don’t Burn

In the spring of 2005, an old mother living in Hanoi receives a diary. The diary carriers the notes of a young woman doctor who worked at a national liberation front hospital for two years starting in 1968 until her death. The diary was first discovered by a US militairy officer, who kept it for 35 years.

Adrift

Soon after her wedding, newlywed Duyen’s excitement begins to fade as she realizes her young husband is not only naive but overly occupied by his job and doting mother. As her marriage goes unconsummated and her emotional isolation grows, she reaches out to her closest girlfriend, Cam, who secretly desires her, but pushes her into the arms of a dangerous and provocative suitor. The resulting infidelity puts Duyen in a precarious love triangle, challenging her …

The White Silk Dress

The love story of Dan (a beautiful young woman) and Gu (a humpback), servants from two separate households in Ha Dong, Vietnam who have suffered most of their lives at the hands of their cruel masters. The couple flee south soon after Gu presents Dan with a wedding gift – the precious white silk dress his mother had owned (his one valuable possession), while he promises her a proper marriage someday in the future. The …

The Third Wife

Though only 14 years old, May is selected to be the third wife of a wealthy landowner. Her new home seems idyllic, her husband favours her, and she quickly becomes pregnant with what she is certain will be the desired male progeny. But trouble is quietly brewing: she witnesses a forbidden tryst that will spark a chain reaction of misfortunes — and stir in May urges that until now had been dormant.

Floating Lives

Phan Quang Binh Nguyen Floating Lives Vietnam 20101 h 45 min Click an icon to see more Metadata Director Phan Quang Binh Nguyen Runtime 1 h 45 min Release Date 2010 Country  Vietnam Production Vietnam Media Corp & Vietnam Studio, BHD Images No images were imported for this movie. Actors …