Vietnamese movie lovers in major cities of Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hai Phong, Hue and Danang will have a chance to enjoy famous films during a UK film festival 2012 from Aug. 29 – Sept. 11.

Being organised by the British Council, the event entitled “London calling” will feature a range of film genres, from history, psychology, action, comedy to thriller.

They include “Chiec tau ngam vang” (Yellow Submarine), “Yeu thuc su ” (Love actually), “Nu hoang” (The Queen), “San xuat tai Dagenham” (Made in Dagenham), “Bao ve To quoc” (Defence of the Realm) and Orlando .

Most of them are prize-winners or nominees at prestigious film festivals such as Oscar, Bafta, Grammy and Golden Globe Awards.

Tickets will be distributed free at the British Council in Hanoi from August 20.-VNA