The best film title went to Cuoc doi cua Yen (Yen’s life) movie directed by Dinh Tuan Vu at the 9th World Premieres Film Festival of Philippines.
The ongoing film festival June 29- July 11 in Manila, the Philippines aims to honour new cinematographic works and talented filmmakers around the world.
‘Yen’s life’ tells a story about Yen who is a lovely rural girl, has to marry Hanh- a nine-year-old boy- when she’s 10 years old. It emphasises the virtue of traditional Vietnamese Women. It is also considered a lively diary about life and destiny of Vietnamese women in the past, their sacrifices and strengths to overcome all difficulties. The film touches upon early marriage and destiny of rural Vietnamese women before 1945.