Nguyễn Minh Đương

b. 1981

Nguyễn Minh Đương is an artist, and a prominent production designer in the film industry in Vietnam. Graduated from the HCMC University of Fine Art in 2006 with a degree in painting, it was through chance that he found his footing in the cinema field. With over 15 years of experience, Nguyễn Minh Đương has designed for many renowned productions: as Art Director for ‘Oriental pearls’ (2010), ‘Hương Ga’ (‘Rise’, 2013), ‘Yellow flowers upon the green grass’ (2014),…and as Production Designer for ‘Love’ (2015), ‘Jailbait’ (2017), ‘The Tailor’ (2017), ‘Furie'(2018), ‘Chị chị em em’ (2019) as well as the much anticipated feature ‘Trạng Tí’ which is scheduled to release in 2021.

His contribution to both modern day and period films that witnessed critical acclaim and ticket box success has earned Minh Đương recognition and prizes such as The Golden Lotus Awards for best Production Designer at 20th Vietnam Film Festival, The Golden Kites Awards 2019 for Best Production Designer.