Wathann Film Festival is the very first film festival in Myanmar. Each year the festival is organized by the Wathann Film Institute (WFI) in the city of Yangon. It was established in 2011 as an independent cultural endeavor aiming at support and promotion of mainly short film production and exhibition in Myanmar. The main part of WFF is the competition of short local or region produced artistic films in three categories : Short Fiction, Documentary Film, and New Vision. For the competition filmmakers submit their films and the organizers are responsible for preselection of the submitted films for the competition.
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09.24.2016 – Winners of the Wathann Film Festival 2016