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Hanoi (VNA) – The fourth Latin American Film Week will take place in Hanoi from October 24-29 at the National Cinema Centre.

The week will screen films from nine countries – Venezuela, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Uruguay, Panama, Cuba, Argentina, and Peru.

Chile’s Ambassador to Vietnam Claudio Quintana said despite using a common Spanish, each country in Latin America has unique historic and cultural features.

Films screened feature many categories – mainstream, comedy, cartoon, documentary and history and among others – displaying social life, cultural characteristics of each nation and help Vietnamese understand the cultural diversity of Latin America.

Tickets are offered free by embassies.-VNA