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Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country

Burma VJ: Reporter i et lukket land

Directed by Anders Østergaard
Denmark, 2008
Documentary

Synopsis

Armed with pocket-sized video cameras, a tenacious band of Burmese reporters face danger to expose the repressive regime controlling their country.

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Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country Directed by Anders Østergaard

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2010 | Nominee: Best Documentary, Features

Sundance Film Festival

2009 | 2 wins including: World Cinema - Documentary (Editing Award)

National Board of Review

2009 | 2 wins including: Freedom of Expression Award

San Francisco International Film Festival

2009 | Winner: Investigative Documentary Award

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