The Reflection of Society

This Program is selection of 4 woman filmmakers from Myanmar who are trying to reflect our today social and political situration through their Documentary Films.

  • Quarter Number Zero

    Quarter Number Zero (ရပ္ကြက္အမွတ္ (၀) သုည)
    Director - Khin That Htar Latt
    16 Min 01 Sec

    The Reflection of Society
    Date : 06-09-2018 (THU)
    Time : 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
    Place : Goethe Institut

    The Reflection of Society
    Date : 08-09-2018 (SAT)
    Time : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Place : Waziya Cinema

    This documentary film brings us closer to the survivors from Cyclone-nargis-affected areas, describing the way they are rebuilding their lives in the aftermath. You will see the struggle of the survivors who couldn't earn a living in their towns moving to the urban cities for better job opportunities.
  • Mother At Arms

    Mother At Arms (ရဲေဘာ္ေမေမ)
    Director - Nu Nu Hlaing
    21 Min 10 Sec

    The Reflection of Society
    Date : 06-09-2018 (THU)
    Time : 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
    Place : Goethe Institut

    The Reflection of Society
    Date : 08-09-2018 (SAT)
    Time : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Place : Waziya Cinema

    Synopsis - Mi Sue Pwint is a member of the All Burma Students' Democratic Front, the student army formed after nationwide protests were brutally crushed by Myanmar's military dictatorship in 1988. This film tells her extraordinary story as both a leading revolutionary and mother and describes how she is now actively engaged in the peace process in her deeply conflicted country.
  • Seeds Of Sadness

    Seeds Of Sadness (ေျမစာပင္)
    Director - Thae Zar Chi Khaing
    16 Min 14 Sec

    The Reflection of Society
    Date : 06-09-2018 (THU)
    Time : 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
    Place : Goethe Institut

    The Reflection of Society
    Date : 08-09-2018 (SAT)
    Time : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Place : Waziya Cinema

    Synopsis - In spite a nationwide ceasefire, armed conflict still persists in Myanmar and land-mines contaminate many parts of the country. Describing their effect on one family in East Bago, this film gives a dignified voice to victims of Myanmar’s civil war and makes a powerful plea for peace.
  • Chit Tal

    Title - Chit Tal
    Director - Kyal Yi Lynn Sit
    Duration - 8 mins

    The Reflection of Society
    Date : 06-09-2018 (THU)
    Time : 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
    Place : Goethe Institut

    The Reflection of Society
    Date : 08-09-2018 (SAT)
    Time : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Place : Waziya Cinema


    The film's background is Meiktila, a city affected by religious conflicted. The innocence of childhood is depicted by only one word.
    Director Kyal Yi Lynn Sit
    Being interested in peace and diversity, director Kyal Yi Lynn Sit filmed 'The Open Sky' in 2013. The documentary film was shown in One World Film Festival and international film festivals. In 2017, the film 'She' was awarded Gender Equality Award at Human Rights & Human Dignity Film Festival. Currently Kyal lives as a video trainer, continuing documentary films.
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