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Greetings from Myanmar (2020)

  • 5min
  • Sunniva Sundby
  • Myanmar, Norway

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ADVISORY
Scenes of and references to war trauma

SUGGESTED AGE GROUP
16+

SUBTITLES
This film has embedded subtitles

THEATRE SCREENINGS
This will screen in theatre as part of the Social Justice Shorts collection with live Q&A Sessions

AUCKLAND
Friday 4 June. 1230pm. Sky City
WELLINGTON
Friday 18 June. 1230pm. The Roxy

SYNOPSIS
Unsuspecting tourists enjoy a peaceful holiday in Myanmar’s hotel complexes, lazily walking between swimming pools and sun umbrellas while, 10 kilometres away, members of the Rohingya people are being tortured and killed in the largest genocide in Asia since the Vietnam War.


Q&A SESSIONS

AUCKLAND
         THE SKYCITY THEATRE
         Friday 4th June   |   SCREENING START TIME     12:30PM
         Q&A START : 1:55PM
                 FINISH : 2:25PM
         SPEAKERS:
         Dorte Wray
         Golriz Ghahraman
         Keeara Ofren


WELLINGTON
         THE ROXY CINEMA
         Friday 18th June   |   SCREENING START TIME     12:30PM
         Q&A START : 1:55PM
                 FINISH : 2:25PM

         SPEAKERS:
         Anna Cusack
         Asia Brownlie


Director

Sunniva Sundby

Director/Producer

Andreas Riiser

Language

Burmese

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