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L'odeur de la papaye verte

Tran Anh Hung (director)

L'odeur de la papaye verte

Genre:
Title
L'odeur de la papaye verte
Director
Tran Anh Hung
Language
French
Publisher
Place of publishing unknown: Arte Video, 2007
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1993
Playing time
155 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Vietnamees Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans, Engels, Duits
EAN
3453277229075

Availability in Flemish libraries

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About Tran Anh Hung

CC BY 2.0 - Image by Dick Thomas Johnson from Tokyo, Japan

Trần Anh Hùng (born December 23, 1962) is a Vietnamese-born French film director.

Early life

Hùng was born in Mỹ Tho, South Vietnam. Following the fall of Saigon at the end of the Vietnam War in 1975, he immigrated to France at age 12.

He majored in philosophy at a university in France. By chance, he saw Robert Bresson's film A Man Escaped and decided to study film instead. He went on to study photography at the Louis Lumiere Academy, which trains cinematographers.

Film career

Hùng has been at the forefront of a wave of acclaimed overseas Vietnamese cinema over the past two decades. His films have received international fame and acclaim, and his first three features were varied meditations on life in his home country Vietnam.

Hùng's Oscar-nominated debut (for Best foreign film) was The Scent of Green Papaya (1993), which also won two top prizes at the Cann…Read more on Wikipedia