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The Story of Myanmar Documentary Film

Shooting the documentary, In the Shadow of Mountains
Cameraman Tin Win Naing, sound recordist Myo Min Khin, and villagers from Kyaykatawk, Taungu township, Bago division, shoot the documentary In the Shadow of Mountains. Photo courtesy Twin Zaw

Myanmar boasts a rich history of moviemaking and moviegoing, a narrative in which documentaries continue to play an important role, both culturally and politically. Filmmaker Aung Min surveys the past decade’s key artists and works. More