Audience members at the Memory! International Film Heritage Festival, in Yangon.

Backstage at Yangon’s festival of banned films, from Billy Wilder to Battleship Potemkin

Censorship of the visual arts remains strict in Myanmar, but at a recent international film festival, audiences enjoyed the novelty of watching movies that had been denied a showing elsewhere in the world

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Audience members at the Memory! International Film Heritage Festival, in Yangon.
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