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Let’s meet Paul, our Account Executive for “Chasing the stars” series featuring Michelin chefs on their visit to Saigon: -What is your role in RICE & Partners?   My main job at RICE&Partners is to handle client accounts. I usually start by taking brief from client, then I work closely with the creative, production and […]

ANUSMITA BASU – “Step out of your comfort zone and tap into your passion” – I am Anu, a writer & researcher at Rice&Partners. I was raised in three different countries- India, Uganda and Singapore and I believe that travelling is vital in shaping our personality and nurturing our creativity. While filming the wildlife of […]

My name is Lai Ngoc Quynh. This is my last semester at RMIT and Internship is also my last course. Right now, I’m working at RICE & partners as a filmmaker intern. What kind of work do I do there? I cannot count. I do a lot of things from making checklists, keeping the equipment room […]

Live-streaming with smartphone VS Live-streaming with professional equipment There are differences in technical offerings, operating speed, durability & stability between smartphone and specialized equipment, each method has its own advantages & disadvantage. 1 – technical offerings: A multi-camera livestream setup allows us to stream at almost any standard frame rate while livestream application on smartphones […]

When we were approached to do a film for Nam Ngu in Phu Quoc, our team were initially hesitant whether our ‘documentary’ approach would fit with the conventional style of commercial production.  Nonetheless we decided to take on the challenge! Phu Quoc is an island off the Southern coast of Vietnam, and is important for […]

— Vietnamese below — Trading Places was something a little different for the RICE team. We’ve done plenty of documentary style videos as part of the Young Saigon series and elsewhere. It’s always been important to our team to get close to a subject, build a personal relationship and give an honest representation of them. […]

Read pt. 1 on Digipost’s blog. (Sponsored by Digipost, RICE & Partners and The Lab Saigon. Hosted at the AIA Nest by Bao Nguyen with treats from W Bakes.) Bao Nguyen is a Saigon-based filmmaker whose past work has been seen in the New York Times, HBO, NBC, Vice, ARTE, PBS, among many others. In addition, […]

This International Women’s Day we had the opportunity to work with a brand that embodies the core principles of the holiday: to celebrate the social, economic and cultural achievements of women. WOO‘s artisans craft handmade home fragrances, personal care products and accessories with sustainably sourced, fairly traded ingredients. WOO proves that luxury goods can also be ethical, […]

How did you end up at RICE? One year ago, I came across RICE Channel TV on the internet and was pretty impressed by what I saw. Besides the fact that not many local channels produce that kind of content, RICE videos also had professional quality in terms of cinematography and editing. After attending the […]

At RICE we don’t just make content for clients, we encourage each other to work on our own creative projects. In fact, as a core team of filmmakers who do content instead of content marketers making films, it’s a founding principle of RICE that we respect and make time for our own creative endeavors. This week we’d […]

The year of the rooster is here. Our team has grown to twelve people and we’re looking ahead to a bigger and better 2017, full of well-told stories. We asked a few people on our team what they would be getting up to this holiday so you can get to know our ever-expanding crew a little better.   […]

At the RICE & Partners office we have a whole (small) room of people dedicated to the intangible yet essential first steps of producing content: coming up with a good idea. We asked Que Nguyen, Concept Lead, about why you need professional brainstormers on your team in order to come up with concepts that really […]

Our work has covered the gamut this year: from intimate, personal mini-docs to ambitious studio productions. We took an internal survey among the team to see which of all of these were our top three favorite. Here they are: RICE IS HERE! SPECIAL – Sapa, An Underrated Challenge   We definitely had some fun with […]

* Mẫn ( sitting on the left, first round ) It has been a week since the successful ‘State of Content’ event.  Mẫn, our Social Media Planner of the RICE team, is back in the office enjoying her coffee on a rainy Tuesday when we ask her for this interview.   How did you end up […]

The ‘State of Content’ is a networking event featuring content producers in Saigon. Organized by RICE & Partners and Lab Saigon, with support from YOLO Pictures, Red 2 Digital and Discovery Channel Network Asia-Pacific, the event was attended by marketers, content producers and creatives. During RICE & Partners presentation, Andy Ho, Executive Producer of RICE […]

RICE’s video of Vietnamese young people conquering Mount Everest has been named the best online advertising of 2016 It was based on a true story about the youngest Vietnamese to conquer Mount Everest. On May 22, 2008, Phan Thanh Nhien, then 23, together with two other Vietnamese became the first Vietnamese people to arrive at […]

The evolvement of one of RICE’s leading web series

A brief introduction about people behind RICE

Maintaining creativity is never a big issue for us, thanks to the “creative lunch” every Friday.

Our production manager intern Phuong Anh reflects on her internship at RICE after one month

A short interview with our executive producer Andy Ho on the then, now and future of RICE

Or a recap on a Saturday meeting when our supervisor Andy Ho sat us down, and presented us five mantras that each member of RICE is obligated to