Various genres of movies capturing the life and people of Scotland will hit the screen in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City as part of the UK Film Week 2014, which is slated for September 22-28.

The glorious Sunshine on Leith musical will open the week, themed “ Scotland – Year of Homecoming 2014”, according to the British Council in Vietnam .

Other movies to be shown include “Ae Fond Kiss,” “For those in Peril,” “Not Another Happy Ending,” and “Shell”.

This year’s event will also mark the first time the British Council partners with Yxineff, a local non-profit organisation supporting young filmmakers, to introduce seven short Vietnamese entries and six award-winning Scottish short films.

Free tickets will be distributed at the British Council in the two cities from September 15.-VNA