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Our Burmese Days

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 34 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Culture & Society, History, Race & Ethnicity, Social History
  • Director:Lindsey Merrison


British director Lindsey Merrison, anxious to learn more about the past her mother Sally so carefully concealed, takes her on a journey into her past in this German documentary. Lindsey did not discover that her mother was Anglo-Burmese, an immigrant to England in the late '50s, until she was an adult. Sally, ashamed of her heritage, cultivated a flawless English accent and always claimed to be born and raised in the solidly white-middle...more