Aung San Suu Kyi - Lady of No Fear

Aung San Suu Kyi: Burma'nın Korkusuz Leydisi
Directed by Anne Gyrithe Bonne

Denmark, 2010, 52'

English; Turkish subtitles

We know Aung San Suu Kyi as a valuable icon representing freedom and democracy of which the suppressed population of Burma much hopes for. In the West she stands out as a symbol of peace and reconciliation, she has been awarded countless prizes for her effort, among them the Nobel Peace Prize. But who is the person and woman behind it all? In this film her close family, friends and close colleagues tell about a daughter, a wife, a friend, a mother, a rebel - that early in life met deep grief and deprivation.