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Southeast Asian Documentary Film Festival 2016

15 – 17 April 2016
at the Mathematical Institute & St Antony’s College, University of Oxford

Free. No registration required.

List of Documentaries

Feature Length

Shorts

Schedule

14 April 2016: Mathematical Institute, Room C3, 1530 – 1600

 

15 April 2016: Mathematical Institute, Room L3, 0900 – 1800

0900–1030:

1100–1230: Lost in the Mists of Time (60 min/ Thailand/ Female authorship of a key Buddhist text)

  • followed by a discussion with the filmmaker, Dr Martin Seeger (University of Leeds)

1330–1530: Michael’s (48 min/Myanmar/citizenship and identity)

1600–1800: The Third Eye: Power and Everyday Practice of a blind fisherman (64 min/Thailand/natural disasters, sustainable development, local rights)

 

16 April 2016: Mathematical Institute, 0900 – 1330, L3

0900–1030: Resistance and Counter-culture in Myanmar: Voices from the Urban Margins

  • Introduced and followed by a Q&A with Klara Christensen, University of Oxford

1100–1230: Dreams of Dutiful Daughters: Inspirational life stories of Burmese women in Thailand

  • Followed by a Q&A with filmmaker Khin Mar Mar Kyi, University of Oxford

1230–1330: Yanmagon (50min/Myanmar/Transition between dictatorship and the democracy)

16 April 2016: St Antony’s College, Middle East Centre Auditorium, 0900 – 2100

0900–1315: Freedom and Forgiveness in Singapore and Malaya

  • 0900–0945: I Love Malaya (45 min/Malaysia/political freedom and exile)
  • 0945–1045: 1987: Untracing the Conspiracy (60 min/Singapore/political freedom and exile)
  • 1045–1130 Away from Ayah (13 min/ Singapore/ children of prisoners)
    followed by a discussion with filmmaker TAN Si Hui
  • 1135–1315 To Singapore With Love  (70 min/Singapore/political freedom)
    followed by a discussion with the participants of the documentary – ANG Swee Chai & TAN Wah Piow, moderated by Miriam Mokhtar

1330–1500: Freedom of Expression in Malaysia and the Philippines

1515–1645: Life and Loss in Indonesia and the Philippines

1700–1830: Citizenship in Malaysia and Myanmar

  • Sinidket (25min/Malaysia/identity and electoral fraud)
  • Across (60 min/Myanmar/sustainable development and local rights)

1845–2100: The Meaning of Home in Indonesia and Malaysia

17 April 2016: St Antony’s College, Middle East Centre Auditorium, 0900 – 2100