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The Vertical Ray of the Sun is gorgeously, poetically composed, lulling the viewer into its story of everyday life. Read critic reviews

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"The Vertical Ray of the Sun" is the story of three sisters who live close to each other in present-day Hanoi. On the anniversary of their mother's death, the sisters meet at Suong's café to pray, prepare the memorial meal and greet their relatives. Throughout the day, they are seen to have an intense and playful complicity, sharing laughter and seeking one another's advice on every subject, even the most intimate. Yet, each one of them has a secret.

Cast & Crew

Quang Hai Ngo
Hai
Le Ngoc Dung
Huong
Benoît Jaubert
Executive Producer
Eve Machuel
Production Manager
Ludovic Bernard
First Assistant Director
Mark Lee Ping-bin
Cinematographer
Benoît Barouh
Art Direction
Susan Lu
Costume Designer
Tôn-Thât Tiêt
Original Music
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