At the press conference. (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnam – Japan joint film titled “Duoi bau troi xa cach” (Under the same sky) will be aired on Lunar New Year 2017, heard a press conference on January 16. 

The 120 minute-long film is the third of its kind to be co-produced by Vietnam Television Station (VTV) and Japan, after “Nguoi cong su” (The Partner) and “Khuc hat mat troi” (A song to the sun), said Do Thanh Hai, Director of the Vietnam Television Film Centre of the VTV.

The project was penned by Japanese scriptwriter Mieko Shimojima and directed by Vu Truong Khoa and Dao Duy Phuc. Vietnamese and Japanese actors starred in the film, including Quang Su, Chi Nhan, Miyagi Karin and Teruya Toshiyuki.

It will be screened at 8.45pm on January 22 on VTV 1 channel and showed in Japan in March 2017.-VNA