Many thanks to all the individuals and organisations who helped us make this documentary

The Vanishing Village
by John Kleinen and Lennart Kleinen


Dương Văn Tuân
Nguyễn Ngọc Giàng
Nguyễn Xuân Dục
Dr. Nguyễn Thị Thanh Binh
Dr. Michael R. DiGregorio
sư bác Thanh
Nguyễn Văn Mừng
Đặng Thị Đông

Translations and subtitles

Dương Nguyệt Minh

Driver & facilitator

Lê Khac Son and his family

Drone footage generously provided by

Philippe Lê

Additional footage

Great Hanoi: The center of the next 1000 years
Hanoi Urban Planning Institute (HUPI)
Vietnamese Institute of Architecture and Planning (VIAP)
Bdcnetwork (Perkins Eastman, Posco and Jina Architects)

Supporting organisations

Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences (VASS)
People’s Committee of Dong La / La Tinh (UBND)
University of Amsterdam (UvA)
Faculty of Behavioural Sciences (FMG)
Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)
Kaaps Rotterdam (post production advice)
Pim Verweij (webdesign