Director: Anders Ostergaard
Denmark 2008 | Colour | 89mins | Documentary
Avaliable on: DVD
Burma VJ delves into the world of Burma’s video journalists, who insist on keeping up the flow of news from their closed country despite risking torture and life in jail. The film was nomianted for the Best Documentary (Feature) Oscar and won the prize for the Best Cinema Documentary at the Grierson Awards. Using the stories and footage of these VJ's, Burma VJ exposed the atrocities taking place under the Military regime in Burma.