In Burma everybody is oppressed. The Kachins, being ethnic and religious minorities, have it even harder. This narrative tells what the junta does not want you to hear about Free Kachin, an area controlled by the Kachin Independence Organization on the border with China where Kachins can live with self-determination.

This is just a short preview of a feature length documentary.

About 90% of the footage is shot, but still a long road to completion. shooting, translation, editing, audio mixing, promotion and distribution.

When it is finished you can request to make a showing in your home town.

Donations toward this important documentary project are much appreciated.

Filmed and Directed by Ryan Libre

Edited and assistant Directed Ulyses

With assistance from Tim Patterson

Make possible in part by a grant from the Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting


Ryan Libre talking at TED about the Kachin