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The Skate Punks of Myanmar

After years of repression, smartphones and social media are giving Myanmar a taste of the outside world. And young people are eager to catch up on what they missed. We join a group of skaters who are reimagining life in the once isolated society and shaping its future in the process.
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Pop Revolution

This is the remarkable true story of how ordinary people armed with nothing more than smartphones, flash drives, skateboards, lipstick and tattoos are fighting back against their oppressors and winning.
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Episode 1
Is the booming skating scene in Myanmar a sign of a more hopeful future for the once isolated country? »