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The Monk  - Myanmar
  • Country: Myanmar
  • Director: The Maw Naing
  • Year: 2014
  • Duration: 95'

A young boy, Zawana, enters a small village monastery led by U Dahma. Zawana has doubts if a monk's lifestyle is right for him, but he grows to like the old abbot. The monastery faces financial crisis, monks are leaving, and on top of that U Dahma gets sick. Somebody must take care of him and the whole community. Zawana understands that he is the one who has to take the challenge.

  • Screening time: December 5 at 4:00pm