Among the prizes, the country has received nominations in the World’s Leading Destination, Culinary Destination, and Cultural Destination categories. In addition to these, Hanoi and Hoi An have also been chosen to compete for the titles of World’s Leading City Destination and World’s Leading Cultural City Destination, respectively. Furthermore, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism is also in contention for the World’s Leading Tourist Board. The award ceremony for the Asian region is about to be held on the Vietnamese island of Phu Quoc, located in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang, on October 12. Following the Asian version, the global event is set to get underway in Muscat, Oman, in November. To mark the start of the process, the voting portal on the website of the World Travel Awards’ organising board has opened for all. For those wishing to take part in the vote, please visit https://www.worldtravelawards.com/vote. In recent years, … [Read more...] about Vietnam receives six nominations in 2019 World Travel Awards
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The young director Pham Thien An (L) The movie surpassed nine other films from around the world to win the award at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 held from May 14-25 this year. The Directors’ Fortnight section aims to honour feature, short films and documentaries that do not compete in the main categories. Completed in 2018, the film “Stay Awake, Be Ready” is about a traffic accident in front of a sidewalk food stall that spontaneously connects the life of three young people. Cannes is one of the three biggest film festivals in the world. For the Director’s Fortnight section, the leading judge was Colombian filmmaker Ciro Guerra, whose film “Embrace of the Serpent” received an Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film in 2016. The film will officially premiered at Cannes from the 23 and 24 of May and received a lot of positive feedback from the film community and international audience. Theo NDO … [Read more...] about Vietnamese film wins award at Cannes Film Festival 2019
This movie has 10 Oscar nominations. Its official box-office haul so far: $0 "Roma," Alfonso Cuarón's affectionate look at the Mexico City of his childhood, has 10 Academy Award nominations. It's been in theaters for three months. Most Hollywood observers consider it the favorite to win the best picture Oscar on Sunday. And yet officially, "Roma" hasn't earned a penny. That's because Netflix, its distributor, doesn't release box-office numbers. "Roma" may well end up as the most celebrated movie of 2018, and nobody outside of Netflix's offices will know how many people saw it. "As far as I know it's a first," said Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst for Comscore and a longtime Hollywood observer. "It's incredibly unusual." Netflix acquired distribution rights to the film last spring and released it in a handful of theaters on November 21. By mid-December it was playing in dozens of countries and also streaming on Netflix -- an unorthodox distribution strategy for an awards … [Read more...] about This movie has 10 Oscar nominations. Its official box-office haul so far: $0
Viet Nam News LOS ANGELES — The ballots are almost all in! Millions of television viewers around the globe will tune in Sunday to watch the Oscars, the glitziest night in showbiz, but most don’t know how the winners are chosen. Less than 8,000 people in the entertainment industry select the honorees -- and Tuesday marks the final day of voting. The following is a look at the complex, sometimes confounding process that leads to the winners of the 24 Academy Awards: Who votes? The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Los Angeles currently has 7,902 voting members. Academy membership is divided into 17 branches -- actors, directors, producers, costume designers, etc -- and candidates must be active or otherwise have "achieved distinction" in the industry. Applicants must be sponsored by two Academy members representing their branch. Oscar winners and nominees are automatically considered for membership and don’t need sponsors. … [Read more...] about Who votes for the Oscars, and how does it work?
This year, celebrating their 12th anniversary, the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2018 took place at the AYANA Resort in Bali, Indonesia. The organisation is well known for their prestigious awards in the hospitality industry, in which Silk Sense Hoi An River Resort humbly represented Vietnam to overtake many candidates in the same category and win two distinguished awards: - Asia’s Best Luxury Garden Resort - Global Best Riverside Hotel It is a humbling experience for the Silk Sense resort and Hoi An tourism to be regarded at an international hospitality forum. These awards also provide great encouragement for the management of the Silk Sense Resort to continuously strive for further improvements and developments. The World Luxury Hotel Awards is a 13-year-old ‘Travel Oscars’, which evaluates and recognises the top accomplishments of the world’s most luxurious hotels and … [Read more...] about World Luxury Hotel Awards 2018 honours Silk Sense Hoi An River Resort