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Into the Current

Burma’s Political Prisoners - 2012

Into the Current: Burma’s Political Prisoners is about Bo Kyi, a former political prisoner who works to free his colleagues in Burma against the backdrop of the country’s non-violent political movement.

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Running time 76:00

Produced by Assistance Association for Political Prisoners, Burma

Languages: English and Burmese with English subtitles.

Director: Jeanne Hallacy

Cinematographers: Julian Hadden and Sai Kyaw Khaing

Editors: Ken Schneider and Ellen Bruno


Democratic Voice of Burma


One World International Film Festival, Prague

Santa Barbara Film Festival, USA

Freedom Film Festival, Malaysia

International Buddhist Film Festival, USA

American Documentary Film Festival LA, USA

Non-Violence International Film Festival, Canada

Seoul International Human Rights Film Festival, Korea

Village Doc Film Festival, Milan, Italy

Lucerne International Film Festival, Switzerland

Amnesty International Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada

Buddhist Film Festival, Netherlands

IKON International Film Festival, Cambodia

MOVE IT! Film Festival, Dresden, Germany

International Human Rights Film Festival, Albania

Lifescapes, Thailand

Free Your Mind Festival, Cambodia

American Indian Movement Film Festival, San Francisco

Movies that Matter Film Festival, the Netherlands

Advocacy Screenings

Amnesty International, The Netherlands

Columbia University

Johns Hopkins University

George Washington University

Stanford University

UC Berkeley

Southern Illinois University

Human Rights Watch

George Mason University

Utah Film Center

World Affairs Council, Seattle

City College of San Francisco

Oakland Asian Cultural Center

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