Engaging with elements of the country’s music and film heritage, especially those currently under-threat or under-represented, through its second year, Heritage of Future Past, continues to work with preservation of theatric art of cai luong.
Heritage of Future Past works with grassroot arts and cultural organisations to organise classes run by senior cai luong master musicians and performers. The goal is to offer opportunities to young Vietnamese to learn about cai luong. The short film records the effort in supporting the training cai luong to Vietnam’s youth that helps contribute to the preservation of local cultures and promote the values and opportunities that cultural heritage can bring.
The film was shot in Ho Chi Minh City by WeCreate Content.