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Diem Ha Le

Diem Ha LeVietnam

HÀ Lệ Diễm was born in 1991 in Tay ethnic minority group living in the mountains of Northeast Vietnam. She left her hometown to study journalism at the University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Hanoi, from where she graduated in 2013. Children of the Mist is her first feature documentary film project—which won the IDFA Award for Best Directing in the International Competition in 2021.