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PEARLS OF THE FAR EAST
By Director Cuong Ngo
Southeast Asian Cultural Heritage Society (SEACHS) presents Fundraiser Screening
Canada/Vietnam | 103 MIN | HD SR | COLOUR
Following the highly successful, sold-out World Premiere at the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival, join Southeast Asian Cultural Heritage Society (SEACHS) in a fundraiser Screening of Pearls of the Far East; happening on Sunday March 3rd 2013 from 6:00pm-9:00pm at the Rio Theatre 1660 East Broadway Vancouver, BC. Tickets are $15.00 for Adults and $13.00 for Students. This is a 19+ Event. In Addition, there will be a special Conical Hat Dance Dance Performance and 50/50 draw!!
The inner lives and forbidden loves of seven Vietnamese women form the beautiful string that runs through director Cuong Ngo's feature film debut, Pearls of the Far East. Adapted from award-winning stories by Minh Ngoc Nguyen, Ngo weaves a vivid and timeless tapestry with unforgettable characters, a haunting and sensual musical score and breathtaking images and landscapes from the north to the south of Vietnam.
Your chance to buy 50/50 tickets! (Look out for the SEACHS ladies dressed in traditional wear)
Greetings by SEACHS president, Thai Hoa Le
SEACHS dancers perform the Conical Hat Dance
Feature Presentation: Pearls of the Far East
Announce winner of 50/50!
Come join us at the after-party at the Tangent Cafe! It's a 5 minute walk from the Rio Theatre (2095 Commercial Dr Vancouver, BC V5N 4V1)
Some of the reviews for this movie:
“Sweeping epic...” TORONTO LIFE MAGAZINE
“a languid, luscious movie...[featuring] a coterie of Vietnamese movie stars, a delicate and emotive score
by world-class composers Alex Pauk and Alexina Louie...united by the sumptuous cinematography of
Mikhail Petrenko..." LIVE WITH CULTURE
“The film captures some of the most breathtaking images of Vietnam making each frame absolutely
postcard worthy gorgeous to watch... For those who enjoy a rich and intellectually stimulating moviegoing
experience, look no further.” 8ASIANS BLOGSPOT
“Pearls of the Far East was a true treasure of this year’s festival and will stay fondly in memory for a
long time to come.” MOVIEMOXIE
For a sneak peak, check out these videos!
POTFE OFFCIAL WEBSITE
http://www.youtube.com/OrientalPearlsMoviePOTFE YOUTUBE CHANNEL
POTFE FB PAGE
For more information:
Sammie Jo Rumbaua | SEACHS Board of Director
Sammie Jo Productions
Ph: 604.537.5093 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thai Hoa Le |SEACHS President
Ph: 604.505.9335 | Email: email@example.com