"Song of the South"
Nguyen Vinh Son
Doan Gioi's classic Vietnamese novel about a boy's
quest to find his father in a troubled country, Dat Rung Phuong Nam,
is brought to life in this epic 11-part television series produced by Ho Chi
Minh City Television Film Studio. Set in the 1930's during the period of
French resistance in Vietnam, the series follows 12-year-old An as he
searches for his father, who left the family to join the resistance in the
Mekong Delta region. A rich examination of Vietnamese life and culture,
filmed on location in South Vietnam. Vietnamese with English subtitles.