Documentary on a mother’s plight in Bagan, short film on Mrauk Oo protest among prizewinners
Hit movie "Crazy Rich Asians" is grabbing headlines with its outlandish opulence but another Singapore film is making waves by revealing the tawdry underbelly of Asian life.
The Irrawaddy outlines 10 entertaining and informative events happening this week including live jazz music, an education fair, a film screening and much more.
Controversy has broken out on social media recently in regards to the conservative mainstream film industry and audience desires for something new.
Concerts, a Chinese film festival, Valentine’s Day celebrations and more – all in Yangon this week, as picked by The Irrawaddy.