“Saigon, I love you” movie wins Golden Kite 2016
The Saigon Times Daily
Representatives of the organizing committee present the Golden Kite award for Best feature movie to the ﬁlm crew of “Saigon, I love you” directed Ly Minh Thang from MTV Live On Co., Ltd
“Saigon, I love you” movie directed by Ly Minh Thang has defeated 18 other movies to win the Golden Kite award 2016 for best feature, reports Vietnamplus.
At a ceremony held in HCMC last Sunday, organizers presented other Silver Kite awards to “12 chom sao: Ve duong cho yeu chay” (12 zodiac signs: paving the way for love” and Tam Cam: the Untold Story.
Best director and Best actress awards for feature movies went to Vu Ngoc Phuong and Vu Phuong Anh of “12 chom sao: Ve duong cho yeu chay” (12 zodiac signs: leading the way for love.” Ha Hien of the sport-themed movie “Sut” (shoot) took Best actor.
TV drama “Zippo mu tat va em” (zippo, wasabi and you) won two Golden Kite awards for best TV drama and best director for the duo Meritorious Artist Trong Trinh and Bui Tien Huy.
Best actress award for TV drama went to Meritorious Artist Minh Trang in “Chieu ngang qua pho cu” (an evening to the old quarter) and La Thanh Huyen in “Zippo mu tat and you.”
Le Hong Dang was named Best actor for TV drama category in the movie “Zippo mu tat and you”
There was no Golden Kite award for short film and cinema research/critic categories.
Hai dua tre (two kids) directed by Ta Quynh Tu won Best documentary. Best scientific film went to “Mot giai phap chong xoi lo bien” (a solution to prevent erosion) by director Phung Ngoc Tu.
Director/ People’s Artist Dang Xuan Hai, chairman of the Vietnam Cinema Association, said private film studios sent 145 productions to this year’s Golden Kite.