Khon Soe Moe Aung

Biography of the director

Born in 1989 in Myanmar’s conflicted Kayah State, Khon Soe Moe Aung is a passionate human rights activist. Since making his first documentary My Leg during a Yangon Film School documentary filmmaking course held jointly with Search for Common Ground in 2014, he divides his time between working for Kayah Earthrights Action Network and sharing his new-found documentary skills with community activists. He is currently researching a longer format documentary In the Dark with the support of a Yangon Film School Fellowship. My Leg won a Special Mention Award at Exground International Film Festival in Wiesbaden, Germany in 2015.

Filmography of the director