With film an increasing priority in Vietnam, Hanoi’s festival inclusion in the cinematic scene will be bigger and better this year than ever before. Dean Wilson takes us behind the scenes of preparations for the Hanoi International Film Festival 2012
More than just Vietnam’s tallest building, Hanoi’s Landmark 72 Tower is soon to play host to one of the most gruelling races on earth. Kaitlin Rees finds out what it takes to make it to the top
Someone, somewhere once proclaimed, “there’s no ‘I’ in team”. So highly has this been heralded that it has become a phrase that has been coined universally.
Hai Vu looks at the changing tattoo scene in Vietnam — past and present — to discover that what was once taboo is now an act of creative expression. Photos by Dominic Blewett