Burma Storybook


Directed By: Petr Lom

2017 / Burmese / 81 mins

Burma Storybook is a creative documentary about a country emerging from years of dictatorship, told through Burmese poetry. The film circles around the story of the country’s most famous living dissident poet, as he waits for his long-lost son to return home.

Listen to a preview of Burma Storybook by the co-directors of International Cinema on  Episode 12 Winter 2019 of “From the Booth: The IC Podcast.”

Listen to an analysis of Burma Storybook by the co-directors of International Cinema on Episode 14 Winter 2019 of “From the Booth: The IC Podcast.” 

IMDB Movie Page: www.imdb.com/title/tt6478238/?ref_=nv_sr_1

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2019 Winter