— by Tam Ky: Set for a July 31 release, Vietnamese film ‘Rom’, grand prize winner at Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) 2019, has finally debuted its trailer.

In the new trailer, protagonist Rom (played by Vietnamese actor Tran Anh Khoa), is chased and caught by a group of gamblers amid bustling streets. Selling “lo de”, an illegal form of lottery in Vietnam, Rom once helped a client earn VND70 million ($3,030), gaining the confidence of many local residents, who later try to beat him up for their apparent bad luck…

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