Wunna Kyaw was born on March, 1978 in Yangon. He is the eldest son of U Win Tut Kyaw (Lecturer, Myanmar Studies, International School, Yangon) and Daw Khin Swe Mar ( Ex – Tutor, Russian Department, Institute of Foreign Languages, Yangon) and the fourth grandson of the late Professor Dr Hla Kyaw and the late writer Daw Yee Kyain. He attended primary school in Pyin Oo Lwin and then at No 2, SHS, Sanchaung, Yangon. He continued his middle and high school studies at No 2, SHS, Bahan in Yangon. After high school, in 1996, he studied at Institute of Marine Technology and was graduated as a cadet officer on the 24/96 badge. From then till September 1999, he was on more than 60 Inland Water Transport’s passenger ships and cargo ships performing his duties.
1996 was the year when he started writing articles, poems and short stories in magazines and journals. Other than “ Wunna Kyaw,” he also uses “ Lin Ein “ and “ Ye Chan “ as his pen names. At the Silver Jubilee Celebration of the Institute of Marine Technology in 1996, Wunna wrote short stories and songs and also sang them in honor of the Institute. There he has started the editing task using the Power Mac 7500 computer. After his resignation from Inland Water Transport Authority, he joined the Forever Group Co., Ltd and worked at the Post Production Department until 1999.
He started teaching television techniques in 2001. Wunna and his friends ran a four – friend joint media services business “Hepta Digital Art” from 2002 to 2005. Then he was able to run his own business “Wunna Kyaw Media Services and Video Production” till 2007. He submitted a short animation video “Htoo Htoo and the Wonder Island” to ( Asean New Media Art Competition 2006 ) and won second prize. In the same year, UNICEF and the Myanmar Film Association jointly organized the (4 Cleans Project Storyboard ) competition and he again won a prize for his story “ A modernized A Hlu Pwe ( Donation).”
Wunna has been to Singapore from 2007 to the end of 2008 as a Video Editor at Apostrophe Films. There he has led the editing of Corporate Film Projects from Marine Barrage, Punji Lloyd, Fairmont Hotel, Singapore Turf Club and etc. In December 2008, he was the Art Director at People Media Department, Inforithm-Maze Co., Ltd. until the end of 2011. He is now writes technical articles, teaches and instructs video techniques and produces and edits TV Commercials and Documentaries. He also provides LED Display Control and Live Video Production Services for various events. At 2008, Wunna became a Freelance Professional and thus the “Miracle Post” commenced. He extended his profession in May 2012 and established “Miracle Post Online Knowledge Centre (www.miraclepostonline.com) and Media Production Company (www.miraclepostmedia.com).”
Now Miracle Post becoming popular private own media house in the market of Corporate Film Production, Business Events Creative & Technical Managements, TV Commercials, Animations, Post Production Facilities, Aerial Video/ Photo Services, Film Equipment Rental Services.
He also attended workshops, study Trips & exhibitions as Broadcast Asia Exhibition, Singapore (2012-2013-2014) KBS Studio, Suwon Centre, Seoul, South Korea (2013), Gear Head & Baang Rig Studio, Bangkok, Thailand (2013), Documentary Film Making Workshop (2012) American Centre, Yangon. He is supporting as a contributor of Sony Professional Products Department, TMW Group of Company, Yangon under supervision of the technicians from Sony Asia, Singapore, Hong Kong & Japan.
He published his very first video technology article collection book on December 2013, it appeared as Magazine Size, 350 Pages, including about 70 articles.
He is now lecturing video editing, videography & motion graphics works at Human Rights Human Dignity Film Institute, Yangon as local resource person together with award winning international documentary film makers as well as in his own classrooms.
In Parallel, he has graduated Executive Master in Business Administration Program of Yangon Institute of Economics. He had been employed by Sony South East Asia as a Myanmar Brand Ambassador for video category for Sony Alpha 4K Cameras since 2016 January.
Aaron Mark holds a Diploma in Mechatronic from Temasek Poly ( Singapore ) with 9 years of experience in software engineering at Seagate Technology Singapore.
He has worked at fast moving consumer good s, drinks, shampoo and other distribution for six years and also worked as the managing director of Emerald Lion Distribution as well as the director of Asia Greatest Sky Coo., Ltd.
He is currently the Operation Director of Esus 5 recording and jamming studio and his 15 years of experience in audio engineering also prove invaluable for sound recording and mixing for the film productions.
Nyana Kyaw ‘s parents are Mr. Win Htut Kyaw ( Lecturer – Myanmar Studies, International School, Yangon) and Mrs. Khin Swe Mar ( Ex. Lecturer – Russian Department, University of Foreign Languages , Yangon) .
From 1999 to 2000 , he worked as an intern technician in IT department of Forever Group Limited.
After that, he attended the University of Mawlamyine ( 2001- 2004) with specialization in Physics Electronics Science where he also serves as a secretary of Physics Department , working for various school and sport events, student singing contests, traditional events and other related duties.
At the same time, he opened his own workshop that can repair Electrical Devices and Electronic Devices.
In 2005 , he joined Lucky Bird Company Limited as Service Team Manager and provided complete IT support for listed Myanmar’s largest computer hardware mart & customer relations.
In 2006, he designed complete setup for establish Public Access Center to manage ISA internet proxy server, cyber management software , network design for two internet Centers ( B internet center, ROHS Internet Center ).
In 2007, he served as Business development Officer in Myanmar Agri- Tech Carbon Capital Group of SPA/FMI – First Myanmar Investment Public Company is the biggest and one of the public company in Myanmar for which he provided complete IT support for Clean Developing Mechanism ( CDM project ) approach to waste disposal & methane recovery on waste sites around Yangon, Myanmar.
2008- 2004 , he joined TYCO fire and security Singapore Co., Ltd and served as assistant engineer under contract of ( Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore – CHANGI Airport ) and KPE – MCE tunnel express way project ( under land Transport Authority Singapore ).Within these 8 years, he maintained and install Flight Information Display System, Traffic Signages, CCTV , Accidents Detection Camera System, speed track camera system, Air monitoring systems, integrated traffic plant management system and all back end server.
In 2004, he founded MAVS ( Myanmar Aerial Video Solutions ) that provides aerial drone shooting service, DJI authorized Drone sales, and Aerial Drone repair and Drone rental services. His other hobbies are singing , playing guitar and sound designing.
KAUNG SINT THA @ VINCENT
KAUNG SINT THA @ VINCENT
Right after finishing High School in 2010, Kaung Sint Tha worked a year as an intern and a Production Assistant in People Media Department of Informrithm – Maze Co,. Ltd. Within a year, he became an official employee and is promoted as an assistant offline video editor.
By the end of 2010, he studied abroad the foundation of 3D Animation course for a year in UCSI, KL
(Kuala Lumpur), Malaysia. After returning from Malaysia, Kaung worked in Miracle Post Media Production as a production director where he directed and edited Corporate Films, Documentaries, Live Events and TV Commercials.
In 2012, Kaung decided to become a freelancer and started making some short films. In 2013, he was officially selected as one of 12 participants at the documentary film-making course, trained by 2 Documentary Filmmakers from Amsterdam (Petr Lom and Corinne Van Egeraat) at HDFI (Human Dignity Film Institute) and filmed a documentary named “No Music Is an Island”. That film was selected for 2014 Human Rights Human Dignity International Film Festival (HRHDIFF). In March 2014, he founded a film production named “SALT films” with another 4 filmmakers as well as received a H.N.D (Higher National Diploma) of Media in Art & Design in MIC (Myanmar Imperial College).
In 2015, he was selected as one of the FLY (Film Leader Incubator) program from Busan Film Commission and awarded Creative Talented Award at the end of the program. He was soon selected again to participant in FLY in Higashigawa program in Sapporo, Japan for experimental film-making course.
He next filmed a feature length documentary film named ‘Across’ with other 2 filmmakers and won “Vaclav Harvel Libery Award” at 2015 HRHDIFF.
He is currently producing short films, collaborating with other film-maker and producing omnibus films, and preparing for the first feature film.
Educated at California State University Long Beach, USA, with a BA in Film Studies, M.Noe is a script writer, producer, part-time filmmaker and film essayist who lives in Myanmar.
He has also worked for Myanmar’s very first international film festival called Human Rights Human Dignity International Film Festival, also serving as a jury member in the festival’s third edition.
He has co-produced, written and directed three feature length films and two short films. Of them, “A Story Long Ago” “Freedom: A Love Story” and “Forgiving Sky” have been selected for local and international film festivals in USA, China, and India.
Thant Sin Aung