Film No. 2 by Tạ Minh Đức

HÀ NỘI, VIỆT NAM | 2014 – 2016

Film No. 2 is the latest volume in Tạ Minh Đức’s series of five experimental films. While the first one depicts the lives of all members of a typical Hanoian family, this second delves into the mind of the son, who is its main protagonist. The film is set in a narrow and cramped house shared by generations of the same family. In this mise-en-scène, hidden corners hold haunting memories and suppressed emotions and even the most mundane occurrence and subtle details reflect the wider context of urban North Việt Nam, where a society with conflicts is caught in a constant flux of modernisation and capitalization.

Opening: 6PM Saturday 8 October 2016
Exhibition: 9 – 23 October 2016 | 9AM – 6PM Monday – Sunday
Venue: Japan Foundation
Address: 27 Quang Trung, Hoàn Kiếm dist., Hà Nội


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