Sứ Mệnh: Đem đến cho cộng đồng Việt Nam Hải Ngoại những tác phảm điện ảnh có chất lượng nghệ thuật cao và nội dung sâu sắc nhất.
Tầm Nhìn: Phát huy văn hóa đặc trưng của cộng đồng người Việt Hải Ngoại trên toàn thế giới.
Lược Sử: Mỹ Vân Films được thành lập vào năm 1952 tại Hà Nội với cuốn phim đầu tay mang tựa đề "Cô Gái Việt", hai diễn viên chính Lan Hương và Thanh Hương. Năm 1954, Mỹ Vân Films đã di cư vào Saigon. Từ đó cho ra đời các tác phẩm: "Áo Dòng Đẫm Máu", "Quan Âm Thị Kính", “Người Đẹp Bình Dương”, "Bẫy Ngầm", "Vết Thù Trên Lưng Ngựa Hoang", "Điệu Ru Nước Mắt", "Năm Vua Hề Về Làng", "Quái Nữ Việt Quyền Đạo", "Triệu Phú Bất Đắc Dĩ", "Người Chồng Bất Đắc Dĩ", "Đứa Con Trong Lửa Đỏ", "Sau Giờ Giới Nghiêm", "Sợ Vợ Mới Anh Hùng", "Chân Trời Tím", "Việt Nam Trong Ly Loạn".
Sau biến cố 30 tháng 4, hai ông bà chủ hãng phim là ông Lưu Trạch Hưng và vợ bà Nguyễn Lưu Mỹ Vân đã lên tàu lánh nạn cộng sản. Tối ngày 5 tháng 5 năm 1975, ra khơi tại Hà Tiên, hai ông bà đi cùng một cô con gái nuôi. Cả gia đình 3 người mang theo được 5 cây vàng, quần áo, và 200 thùng sắt chứa tổng cộng 9 bộ phim nhựa, mỗi thùng phim nặng gần 20kg.
Sau khi định cư tại San Francisco, California, Mỹ Vân Films vẫn tiếp tục phục vụ trong cộng đồng người Việt tại Hoa Kỳ và toàn Hải Ngoại dưới hình thức cho các hội đoàn thuê phim và mua bản quyền phân phối phim của các nước khác như Hong Kong, Ấn Độ và Nhật. Mỹ Vân Films được Hoa Kỳ bảo vệ thương hiệu và cấp bản quyền cho 9 cuốn phim đã sản xuất tại Việt Nam và vượt biển qua đây.
Background: Founded in 1952, in Hanoi, Vietnam. My Van Films was originally name "Việt Ảnh Mỹ Vân" with the first feature titled "Cô Gái Việt". In 1954, the country of Vietnam divided into two with Communism in the north and the Republic to the south. The company then moved to Saigon, south of Vietnam, and re-named to "Mỹ Vân Điện Ảnh". From Saigon, many feature titles have been made included "Áo Dòng Đẫm Máu", "Quan Âm Thị Kính", “Người Đẹp Bình Dương”, "Bẫy Ngầm", "Vết Thù Trên Lưng Ngựa Hoang", "Điệu Ru Nước Mắt", "Năm Vua Hề Về Làng", "Quái Nữ Việt Quyền Đạo", "Triệu Phú Bất Đắc Dĩ", "Người Chồng Bất Đắc Dĩ", "Đứa Con Trong Lửa Đỏ", "Sau Giờ Giới Nghiêm", "Sợ Vợ Mới Anh Hùng", "Chân Trời Tím", "Việt Nam Trong Ly Loạn".
After the Fall of Saigon on April 30, 1975, the founder Hung Trach Luu and his wife My Van Luu fled Saigon by boat on the night of May 2, 1975. Carried with them on the fishing boat were their 7-year-old daughter, 5 ounces of gold, and 200 metal canisters containing 9 movies titles the company have made in 35 mm negative films, with each canister weights approximately 50lbs. After settling in San Francisco, California, the company registered for its trademark protection with the USPTO under "My Van Films" and had all 9 titles registered for copyright protection through the United States Copyright Office.
Mission Statement: To serve the Vietnamese American community with high artistic quality cinema production.
Vision: Change the world one frame at a time.
My Van Films® is a registered trademark under IC 041. US 100 101 107. G & S: Motion picture film production; Distribution of motion picture films; Rental of motion pictures. Serial number: 87200211.
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