Quentin Tarantino is keeping things in the family.The Oscar-winning filmmaker has tapped none other than Maya Hawke, daughter of Uma Thurman, for his new film Once Upon a Time In Hollywood, ET has learned. Thurman has notably been the leading lady in several of Tarantino's films.It's the latest casting in what has been a great year for Hawke, who in March, was revealed to be headed to Hawkins for season three of Netflix's Stranger Things.Meanwhile, parts of Tarantino and Thurman's rocky past professional relationship have surfaced this year. Earlier this year, Thurman alleged in an explosive New York Times article that Tarantino’s longtime producer Harvey Weinstein sexually assaulted her years ago. Weinstein has denied Thurman's allegations.See photos of Maya Hawke: 24 PHOTOS Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke's daughter Maya Hawke through the years See Gallery Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke's daughter Maya Hawke through the years NEW YORK, NY - MAY 07: Maya Hawke … [Read more...] about Quentin Tarantino just cast Uma Thurman’s look-alike daughter, Maya Hawke, in his next film
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VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam did not send any movie to compete for the Best Foreign Language Film Award of the Oscar 2011. This year it has many films that meet Oscar’s standards. The deadline to submit movies to the organizing board of the Oscar 2012 is October 1, but many countries have completed this task. Only five films will be nominated and one will win the Best Foreign Language Film Award. Last year Vietnam did not submit any entry because nominated films did not qualify the criteria of the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). This year, many Vietnamese, not mentioning the contents, meet the AMPAS’ criteria. Films competing in the Foreign Language Film category must have been first released in the country submitting them during the eligibility period defined by the rules of the Academy, and must have been exhibited for at least seven consecutive days in a commercial movie theater. Vietnam has many movies that meet this rule, such as … [Read more...] about Which film to be chosen for Oscar 2012?
Fatih Akin Film Series in HCMC 18, 19, 25, 26 Mar and 01, 02 Apr 2016, 7.15 pm Cinema 3, Cinebox As part of the Fatih Akin Film Series, the Goethe-Institut Vietnam presents a selection of films by the German director in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. The work of Fatih Akin, who has a Turkish background, is more topical and relevant than ever, dealing with issues of migration and identity, culture and homeland. The Goethe-Institut will screen films of various genres: from a musical portrait of a bustling metropolis on two continents to an intercultural comedy to a historical drama - Fatih Akin's films appeal to a variety of emotions. As every year, the Film Series offers a diverse and entertaining programme for the interested public. Please note that the age rating of all films is 16 years. Fatih Akin, born in Hamburg 1973, is a movie director, scriptwriter, actor and producer of Turkish descent. In his movies, he deals with themes like identity, culture and home. Fatih Akin became … [Read more...] about WHAT’S ON MARCH 15-31 (DAILY UPDATE)
Talk "Culture as Driver for Development" Thu 15 Oct 2015, 6.30 - 8.30 pm Hoa Sen University 8 Nguyen Van Trang, Dist 1, HCMC Come to talk "Culture as Driver for Development" by Mr. Boris Dittrich. "Today we are able to witness some of the world's major heritage sites and rich cultural legacies: remnants from diverse world civilizations; from Machu Picchu to the Ancient Pyramids, from the Colosseum to the Parthenon, Angkor Wat and the Taj Mahal. […] Culture and the arts play a vital role in generating intellectual inspiration, reinventing traditions and generating social cohesion. Arts and culture shape our future; but moreover it is also often a solution to social problems within communities throughout the world. […] Artists have been instrumental in redefining development in addressing difficult social issues. Arts engage the public to think creatively and thus generates inspiration and innovation for development on a broader social level." Mr. Boris Dittrich, board member of the … [Read more...] about WHAT’S ON OCTOBER 1-15 (DAILY UPDATE)
Street Art Fair 2016 Sat 27 Feb 2016, 3 pm - 10 pm 1st floor lobby, Hanoi Creative City 1 Luong Yen, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi You are invited to the first street art fair at Hanoi Creative City on Sat afternoon this week with paintings, sculptures, music, and live performances, hosted by painter Vu Manh Phuong. Main activities: exhibition, Japanese dance, DJ, live guitar, drum performances, Henna, Tarot and more. Open to everyone. No need to register in advance. Line-up artists (updating): 1. Phương Vũ Mạnh 2. Đào Anh Khánh 3. Lê Thiết Cương 4. Quách Đông Phương 5. Trần Nhật Thăng 6. Lê Thị Minh Tâm 7. Cấn Ngọc Chúc 8. Lưu Chương Dương 9. Nguyễn Ngọc Thanh 10. Lưu Danh Quang 11. Đoàn Xuân Tặng 12. Đỗ Khắc Hiệp 13. Nguyễn Quốc Thắng 14. Vũ Hồng Ninh (sculpture) 15. Phạm Quang Trần Minh 16. Xuân Hòa (drum) Free entry A Soiree of French Electro Pop "Vive la Fete" Fri 26 Feb 2016, 8 pm ATK 73a Mai Hac De, Hanoi For one night only, femme-fatale-French-electro-pop obsessed DJs take over the … [Read more...] about WHAT’S ON FEBRUARY 1-29 (DAILY UPDATE)