UA Multimedia Inc (OTCMKTS:UAMM) starts showing its famous film known as Gentle in Vietnam this Friday. The film is an adaptation of a short-story by the name A Gentle Creature. UA Multimedia has been showing the movie in some other regions such as the U.S., Egypt, Netherlands and Germany. Reception Gentle has been good in the places where it has been shown.
Major Vietnamese theatres will start showing Gentle on March 27. UA Multimedia Inc (OTCMKTS:UAMM) had earlier announced that it was pleased to launch Gentle in the country. Gentle is set in what has been described as modern-day South Vietnam. The movie is based on a 19th Century short story by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, which is known as A Gentle Creature.
UA Multimedia Inc (OTCMKTS:UAMM) has so far been able to release Gentle in various markets since October 2014. The film has been shown at theatres in Korea, Germany, the U.S., Netherlands, Egypt and Poland.
Promoter behind Gentle is CGV, which is itself a major distributor of movies. CGV has been driving Vietnam promotions of the film.
Targeted screening locations
After release in Vietnam, UA Multimedia Inc (OTCMKTS:UAMM) will continue the rollout of Gentle in more international markets. Some of the major upcoming screening will be at the Copenhagen Film Festivals, Viet Film Fest and Budapest Film Festival.
Commenting on the planned release of Gentle in Vietnam, UA Multimedia Inc (OTCMKTS:UAMM)’s CEO, Sully Jacques, said that there is great anticipation for the movie in Vietnam. Jacques further noted that they are particularly optimistic about the movie release and first screening on March 27.
Concerning Vietnam’s movie industry, Jacques noted that the market was growing phenomenally and they are excited being part of the robust growth. UA Multimedia Inc (OTCMKTS:UAMM) hopes to continue capitalizing on the favorable film industry in Vietnam.
Shares of UA Multimedia Inc (OTCMKTS:UAMM) have declined more than 10% this year.