On Friday18th September, The Royal Cinema, Leamington Spa has agreed to show the acclaimed film Burma VJ. This will be accompanied by a talk from a prominent Burmese activist from Burma Campaign UK and a Question and Answer session. Pre-screening talk from 7pm. Please come and support this important venture.
The Burma VJ Film will also be showing in Wolverhampton (Mon 31st Aug – Thurs 3rd Sept) and Birmingham (Tues 13th October). See http://burmavjmovie.com/ for more information
The Burma Action last Saturday went well with 350 members of the public having their photo taken with a lifesize Aung Sang Suu Kyi cutout. For further information on how the Burma Play and Burma Action went see this post on Central Birmingham blog
On Saturday between 10am and 4pm, in Victoria Square, local Amnesty International activists asking people to take part in an act of solidarity by having their photo taken with a life-size representation of Aung San Suu Kyi.
This action has been planned by Bournville and Central Birmingham Amnesty International AI Groups.
Central Birmingham and Bournville A.I Groups are hosting The Burma Play on Friday 14th August at 7pm at The Birmingham Library Theatre, Central Library Birmingham. Whilst we await the decision in the new trial of Aung San Suu Kyi please support our efforts to raise awareness of the plight of the Burmese people by attending the play. Please see the leaflet for more information including obtaining tickets from John Bodycote. There are also more details on www.theburmaplay.com including quotes from rave reviews!