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In the Shadow of the Pagodas -The other Burma

2009-6-12 (Fri) 6:30 p.m. -

Showing of the movie In the Shadow of the Pagodas--The other Burma

Pretending to be a camera crew for a Swiss TV program promoting tourism, this camera crew sneaked deep into the jungles of Burma. Traveling in border areas, they chronicled the plight of indigenous peoples in the words of those people.
Director: Irene Marty

Production: Switzerland, 2004, documentary (74 minutes)

Narration: Japanese


Date: June 12 (Fri), 2009

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
Venue: [Room] R171, Kyoto University of Foreign Studies
Sponsor: Considering Refugees through Movies Association, Kansai
Co-sponsor: Osaka University, Global Collaboration Center
Supporters: Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Japan Office
Commentator (tentative): KUBO Tadayuki, Kobe University, research fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science


For more information,


 Messrs. Kodama & Yasuda of Nippon International Cooperation for Community Development

Date: 2009-6-12 (Fri) 6:30 p.m. -

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