Jeanne Marie Hallacy is a documentary filmmaker who has been based in Southeast Asia for decades. She is director of the award-winning InSIGHT OUT! digital storytelling project, which has provided training to more than 1,000 children in Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Myanmar and low-income communities in the United States.
Ahead of the vote, it’s still ‘Myanmar vs the world’
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s election address through state media doesn’t just present Myanmar and its government, perversely, as the real victims of the Rohingya crisis, it also contradicts what she is trying to tell the rest of the world.