Promulgation of an amended and supplemented version of the 2006 Cinema Law in 2009
Key objectives of the measure:
Promulgation of an amended and supplemented version of the 2006 Cinema Law in 2009, indicating clearly the leading role of the state in establishing the national and modern cinema industry.
This provided for the modernisation of the cinema industry, regulating the percentage of domestic films shown in theatre systems and other mass media; developing the Cinema Fund, regulating the reservation of land plots for cinema theatres, and mobilizing the participation of the private sector in cinema production and distribution.
The resulting changes have created new motivation for the development of the Viet Nam cinema industry in the process of modernization and integration.
Area(s) of Monitoring
Cinema/ Audiovisual Arts