When human rights activist Aung San Suu Kyi won Myanmar’s first democratic election in 2016, the world applauded. One year later, she defended what many called the ehtnic cleansing of the Rohingya people and isolated herself from the public. In ON THE INSIDE OF A MILITARY DICTATORSHIP director Karen Stokkendal Poulsen interviews Suu Kyi and other leading political and military figures in order to understand what went wrong and whether democracy is a viable option in a country that only knows authoritarianism.
Karen Stokkendal Poulsen
Karen Stokkendal Poulsen (Denmark) Filmography: THE AGREEMENT (2014)