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Burma VJ

Postby Ben » Tue Mar 02, 2010 11:43 am

Award winning documentary on the demonstrations and military crackdown in Burma in 2007
Its a must see.

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Re: Burma VJ

Postby appicchato » Tue Mar 02, 2010 1:00 pm

Thank you Ben...
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Re: Burma VJ

Postby Fede » Wed Mar 03, 2010 11:41 am

Video from Channel four has blocked it in my country on grounds of copyright.
Anyone know of a (legal and legitimate) means of bypassing this?
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Translation: Just to stir things up seemed a good reward in itself. ;)

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Re: Burma VJ

Postby Bhikkhu Pesala » Wed Mar 03, 2010 12:09 pm

Move to the Nederlands ?
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Re: Burma VJ

Postby Ben » Wed Mar 03, 2010 12:41 pm

Hi Fede

Its actually being screened at the Courtyard at Hereford over the next few days.
http://burmavjmovie.com/apps/screenings
I am hoping that's around the corner from you. Maybe...maybe not?
Its worth going to see it if it is out of the way.
metta

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Re: Burma VJ

Postby Fede » Wed Mar 03, 2010 4:26 pm

It's quite a distance, unfortunately.......
and the Netherlands aren't much better.....

ok... :juggling:
"Samsara: The human condition's heartbreaking inability to sustain contentment." Elizabeth Gilbert, 'Eat, Pray, Love'.

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Translation: Just to stir things up seemed a good reward in itself. ;)

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