• Guardians of Paradise: An Intimate Short Film Peers into Life in Burma

    1 month ago - By Colossal

    
    Comprised of footage shot between 2018 and 2020, “ Guardians of Paradise ” offers an intimate and sensitive glimpse at Burmese life. The short film shows children at play on docks, a fisherman as he pulls in his net, and others as they practice religious rituals in an attentive look at the joyful, trying, and mundane moments.
    Directed by Ivan Maria Friedman of the Lausanne, Switzerland-based studio Maya Pictures with music by Max Richter , “Guardian's of Paradise” is a small window into the Southeast Asian country prior to the February 1 miliary coup , which was prompted by unfounded...
    Read more ...