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NUOC 2030

Still from Vietnamese film NUOC (2030), which will be screened during the Asia House Film Festival 2015

Above is a still from NUOC 2030

NUOC 2030 (Minh Nguyen-Vo, Vietnam, 2014) 98 mins

UK Premiere

Director, writer, producer: Minh Nguyen-Vo
Cinematographer, producer: Bao Nguyen
Cast: Quynh Hoa, Quy Binh, Thach Kim Long, Hoang Tran, Minh Duc

Part dystopian sci-fi, part mystery and part romance, this dreamlike second feature from Minh Nguyen-Vo (Buffalo Boy) is set in a not-too-distant future Vietnam where climate change has resulted in the submersion of over half the country’s farmland, leaving a population reliant on fishing from houseboats and floating farms owned by competing multinationals.

The plot centres on a young woman’s quest to discover the murderer of her husband, a self-sufficient farmer whose corpse is discovered floating in the water. The immediate suspect is an environmental scientist with whom she embarked on a passionate romance ten years before. Her journey towards the truth uncovers hints of a corporate cover-up involving potentially lethal genetically-modified food.

Boasting stunning underwater sequences, Nuoc 2030 is a beautifully shot and strikingly original voyage across erased landscapes, where memories from the past come bubbling to the surface.

To watch the trailer of NUOC 2030  click below:

NUOC 2030 Official Trailer from Bao Nguyen on Vimeo.

Adults £10.50 Asia House Friends £8.50 Concessions £8

Tickets for NUOC 2030 should be purchased from Rix Mix directly here.

Full details of all the Asia House Film Festival films being screened at Rich Mix can be found here.

Rich Mix is situated at 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA. It is in the heart of Shoreditch and on the doorstep of Shoreditch High Street station. For details on how to get to Rich Mix click here.

This film is being screened as part of the Asia House Film Festival 2015. To read about all the films click here.

To find out more about the Asia House Film Festival 2015 click here.


March 29, 2015
15:30 - 17:30
Event Category:


Asia House


Rich Mix
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA
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020 7613 7498

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