Nekton Films

Burma: Pillaging Paradise & Hidden War


A series of undercover, investigative reports exposing $300million of illegal timber being smuggled from Burma’s interior across to China – the financial lifeline that’s keeping the junta in business. Further documentary investigating whether the armed ethnic insurgent groups like the Kachin Independence Army and their political wing, the Kachin Independence Organization, could present any meaningful military or political opposition to the Generals.

Channel 4 / Al Jazeera
Correspondent / Producer / Director : Oliver Steeds