Flapping in the Middle of Nowhere

Genre Drama
Length 100 min
Production year 2014
Nationality Vietnam
Distribution Vietnam, Norway, France, Germany
Director Nguyen Hoang Diep
Script Nguyen Hoang Diep
Producer Nguyen Hoang Diep, Thierry Lenouvel, Alan R. Milligan & David Lindner
Starring Nguyen Thuy Anh, Hoang Ha, Thanh Duy, Tran Bao Son
Director of photography Pham Quang Minh
Editor Gustavo Vasco & Jacques Comets
Composer Pierre Aviat
Awards Winner Venice International Film Festival; Critic`s Week
Winner best Director Award, Int. Film Festival Bratislava
Nominated: Toronto; Discovery, Busan, Films from the South,
Nantes Three Continents Festival

Huyen is a college student. Her boyfriend, Tung, works for the city and enjoys illegal cockfighting. They live together in the capital, far away from their families. Tung always wants to make love with Huyen, which results in Huyen's discovery of pregnancy. The couple, which never has enough money to make ends meet, decides to abort.

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