The Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism has launched a nationwide film screening drive to mark the 69th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19) and National Day of Vietnam (September 2).

At the cinema from August 19 to September 5 are the feature film “Bien doi” (Waiting sea), and two documentaries “The 69th anniversary of the August Revolution and National Day of Vietnam”, and “Vietnam’s sea and islands”.

On this occasion, the ministry’s Cinematography Department and central Quang Tri province are also screening several films to mark the 60th anniversary of the traditional day of Vinh Linh Special Zone (August 25), the day seeing the last French soldier leaving the district.-VNA