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The right to remember Myanmar’s last king

When Alex Bescoby started out to make a film about surviving family members of Myanmar’s last king, he had little idea how it might turn out. For decades, the country’s military rulers had thrown a cloak of silence over the monarchy – a media blackout, with Thibaw’s reign barely mentioned in national history books. And […]