A week of movie screenings celebrating films from Hong Kong will be held from March 22- 27 in HCM City, organisers announced on March 12.

The Hong Kong Movie Week is being held for the first time in Vietnam and will feature eight recent movies produced by famous directors from Hong Kong.

The films to be screened include IP Man: The Final Fight, Life Without Principle, Overheard, The Viral Factor, Cold War, The Road Less Travelled, A Beautiful Life and Love in the Buff.

Fong Ngai, the director of the Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the ASEAN region, said Vietnam's industry of art and movie making has developed strongly, and the movie week is expected to attract many local lovers of television series from Hong Kong.

The tickets can be collected free of charge at BHD Star Cineplex Icon 68 in the Bitexco Financial Tower in HCM City two hours before screening times. -VNA