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French team makes documentary about ‘Life of Ayarwaddy River’ in Mandalay

Jan 25, 2020
CREW of Step by Step Production TV channel from France shot youths undergoing training at the ‘Bamathway Myanmar traditional lethwei club’ in Chanayethazan Township, Mandalay Region as well... 383

Singapore Festival 2020 is Back With a Palace Garden Party

Jan 17, 2020
Singapore Festival 2020, the fourth celebration of Singapore in Myanmar, will bring a glamorous garden party to the grounds of the Chin Tsong Palace on Feb. 1-2. The two-day festival will featur... 252

Japanese Film Festival Expands to Myanmar’s Capital for 8th Edition

Jan 09, 2020
Since 2013, the Japanese Film Festival Myanmar has been held annually with the aim of enhancing cultural ties between the countries. The festival has been expanded to Naypyitaw and is screening in ... 409

4th Myanmar Festival of Artists with Disabilities held

Dec 30, 2019
The 4th Myanmar Festival of Artists with Disabilities was held in Yangon late Saturday, with more efforts being called for to help persons with disabilities in the country, Xinhua reported. Mya... 299

Film analysis programme for “The Tin Drum” to be held at FDC

Dec 19, 2019
A film analysis programme for the Plame D’or and Best Foreign Language Film awards winning film “The Tin Drum” by director Volker Schlondorff will be held at the movie theater, No.50, Gold... 353

Japan’s NHK films in Inle area about kindness of locals to pets

Dec 13, 2019
JAPAN’S national broadcasting organization NHK filmed the nature of cats at the home of U Thar Phaw in Nantpam village of Inle Lake area in Nyaungshwe Township of southern Shan State yesterd... 386

Myanmar film nets trophies at Asian Academy Creative Awards 2019

Dec 07, 2019
THE ASIAN Academy Creative Awards (AAA) 2019 was held at Singapore Victoria Theatre, Singapore, on 5 December evening. During the Grand Award ceremony, the Best Children’s Programme Award w... 329

French star spurs on aspiring women actresses at Yangon film festival

Nov 19, 2019
YANGON — Award-winning French actress Isabelle Huppert urged Myanmar women wanting to make it in the world of cinema to go for it, as she added star power to Yangon's MEMORY! film festival. ... 303

‘Mudra’s Calling’ features in prestigious China film festival

Nov 15, 2019
DIRECTOR Christina Kyi’s Mudra’s Calling has been selected by the China Film Association to be screened at the 28th Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival from 19 to 23 November in ... 413

Tokyo International Film Festival Reveals Diverse Lineup of Award Winners, Including Iranian Director Reza Jamali's "Old Men Never Die"

Nov 13, 2019
During the 32nd Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) Award Ceremony on November 5, Director Reza Jamali won the Spirit of Asia Award by the Japan Foundation Asia Center for his film "Old M... 334