Myanmarket

A documentary by Eva Knopf

completed


Synopsis

After 50 years of constant isolation, Myanmar was considered to be one of the most exciting markets in the world;

Suddenly, companies all around the world were hoping for good business.

But how does the country really look like in this altering situation?

 

MYANMARKET dives into the lives of Myanmar people through intimate portraits and tells the stories from a delicate encounter – the first touches between the Burmese and “the world market”.

 

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AUTHOR, DIRECTOR Eva Knopf

CO-AUTHOR MYANMAR SHOOTING Snow (Hnin Ei Hlaing)

CINEMATOGRAPHY Stefan Sick

EDITING Ana Rocha Fernandes, Götz Schauder

ORIGINAL SOUND Markus Limberger, Eva Knopf

SOUND DESIGN & MIXING Jonathan Schorr

MUSIC John Gürtler- Paradox Paradise

TITLES, ARTWORK Roland Matusek

PRODUCERS Ulla Lehmann, Andrea Roggon

 

PRODUCTION AMA FILM

CO-PRODUCTION SWR (Junger Dokumentarfilm)

FUNDING Filmförderung Baden-Württemberg (MFG), HessenFilm und Medien

DEVELOPMENT FUNDING Bremer Dokumentarfilm Förderpreis

SUPPORTED BY Goethe Institute Yangon

 

FORMAT HD

ENDFORMAT DCP

SOUND TV Stereo Mix, 5.1 DCP

LENGTH 75/80 min.

LANGUAGE Burmese, Swiss German

SUBTITLES English

 


FESTIVALS

The Independent Film Collaborative - Dhaka, Bangladesh

2019

 

4th INCA IMPERIAL INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - Lima, Peru

2019

 

Ethnocineca film series in the World Museum Vienna

2019

 

World Film Festival, Tartu, Estonia

2019

 

Fecis - Salto Independent Film Festival, Uruguay

2018

 

Great Message International Film Festival, India

2018

 

Ciudad Del Este Independent Film Festival, Paraguay 

2018

 

Ethnocineca - International Documentary Film Festival Vienna

2018

 

globale Bremen

2018

 

Kasseler Documentary and Video Fest

2017

 

Ethnological Film Days Munich

2017