4th Annual Myanmar (Burmese) Film Festival of Los Angeles – Programs and Venues

4th Annual Myanmar (Burmese) Film Festival of Los Angeles – Programs and Venues

Adam, Eve and Datsa (အာဒမ္ရယ္ ဧ၀ရယ ္ဒသရယ္)

DVD | 135 min | Burmese w/English subtitle | 2011

Director: Wyne

Producer:  Heart ‘N’ Soul

Writer: Ponnya Khin

Starring: Pyay Ti Oo, Sai Sai Kham Leng, and Thet Mon Myint

 

Floating TomatoesThe Floating Tomatoes (အင္းသီး) – documentary

DVD | 30 min | Burmese w/English subtitle | 2010

Director:Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi

Producers & Writers: Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi and Mon Mon Myat

Dir. of Photography:Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi

Starring: Ko Thein Win, Ma Wine, Aye Chan Soe and Aung Kyaw Soe

Inle Lake, the second largest lake of Myanmar is famous for the Intha leg rowing. The Intha people and the leg rowing they practice are unique to Inle Lake. Tomatoes are the primary cash crop of Inle’s floating gardens and known as Inn Thee in Myanmar. The documentary tackles water population caused by excessive use of pesticide and chemical fertilizer in tomatoes floating farms in the lake.

 

crossing_salween poster_websiteCrossing Salween – short film

DVD | 20 min | Karen w/English subtitle | 2010

Director: Brian O’Malley

Producer: Gary Moore (Red Rage Films)

Writer: Brain O’Malley based on a short story by Gary Moore

Dir. of Photography:Richard Kendrick

Starring: Thanawut Dum Kedsaro, Danai Tung Thiengtham and Ronnachai Mai Wijitto

Watch Trailer

A young girl must make the journey through the horrors of the Burmese jungle to the Salween River and the safety of Thailand beyond. But will her late father’s enduring love and promise of a guardian angel be enough to shepherd her across the river where so many have fallen?

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Saturday – November 19, 2011:

Opening Night VIP Reception & Festival Awards Ceremony

(Invitation Only)

Time: 6:00 – 10:00 pm

Adam, Eve and Datsa (အာဒမ္ရယ္ ဧ၀ရယ ္ဒသရယ္)

DVD | 135 min. | Burmese w/English subtitle | 2011

Crossing Salween – short film

DVD | 20 min | Karen w/English subtitle | 2010


 

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The Floating Tomatoes (အင္းသီး) – documentary

DVD | 30 min | Burmese w/English subtitle | 2010

Time: 11:30 am & 3:10 pm

 

Adam, Eve and Datsa (အာဒမ္ရယ္ ဧ၀ရယ ္ဒသရယ္)

DVD | 135 min. | Burmese w/English subtitle | 2011

Time: 12:10 pm

 

Crossing Salween – short film

DVD | 20 min | Karen w/English subtitle | 2010

Time: 2:40 pm

  • Movie Admission: $ 8 (All Day Theater Pass)
  • SPECIAL DISCOUNTS for NetMAA’s member, Senior Citizens (with ID), Students (with ID), and Children (under 13 FREE): $6

REFUND POLICY No refunds for unused tickets or all festival passes.

Tickets Information:

Tickets available at Downtown Independent Theater

Box Office @ (213) 617 1033

Downtown Independent Theater

251 South Main Street

Los Angeles, CA 90012

www.downtownindependent.com

NetMAA Office: (626) 537 9990

Email: myanmarfilmfestival@netmaa.org

Movie Theater: VIDEO CAMERAS, CAMERA PHONES AND OTHER RECORDING DEVICES WILL NOT BE ALLOWED INTO THE SCREENING. YOU WILL BE CHECKED BY SECURITY PRIOR TO ADMITTANCE.

 


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Sunday – November 20, 2011:

Closing Night Party

An Evening with actress Thet Mon Myint and special guest well-known singer Ni Ni Win Shwe

Time: 6:00 – 8:30 pm

Golden Coast Buffet (Chinese ● Japanese ● Korean All You Can Eat Buffet)

2223 W. Commonwealth Ave.,

Alhambra, CA 91803

Please join us for this special opportunity to hear and meet the well-known Myanmar actress, live music performance and enjoy a buffet

Tickets: $30.00

Special Sunday Festival Pack: $30 (including All Day Theater Pass & Closing Night Party)

The first 50 moviegoers, who attend the festival and complete a short survey form afterward, will receive ONE FREE TICKET ($24.99 value) TO THE AQUARIUM OF PACIFIC! Not valid at off-site sales locations. May not be sold.

 

The Myanmar Film Festival of Los Angeles is made possible in part by a grant from the Los Angeles County Arts Commission    lacaclogodarkolive_lg

 

 

 

 

 

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