The Old Photographer
The Old PhotographerThet Oo Maung // Myanmar // 2013 // 15 min // Original with English sub. // 12+

Disappearing World
Wed, 23 Apr • TIM XXI 3 • 17:00
Fri, 25 Apr • Tim XXI 4 • 17:30

This film is an affectionate portrait of a ninety-year-old Indian photographer G.M. Ahuja. He still lives in the once popular photographic studio in downtown Yangon that his father opened almost a century ago.

Business management graduate Thet Oo Maung is of Kayin-Armenian descent. A dedicated humanitarian, self-taught painter, photographer and videographer, he uses his skills to record the activities of various NGOs in Myanmar. He joined Yangon Film School (YFS) to improve his filmmaking abilities. Now he makes films and works as the School Manager in YFS.