Pyar Pyar Nyo Yaung Maing Ta-lei-lei

(Cobalt Blue)

Short Film | 27mins | Myanmar | 2019

Directed by Aung Phyoe

Cast & Crew

Producer: Thu Thu Shein & Thaiddhi

Cast: May Paing Soe, Arr Koe Yar, Win Htet, Aung Khine Myo

Cinematography: Thaiddhi, Sound: Eaiddhi

Edit: Myo Min Khin, Art Direction: Moore Phyu


Yangon, 1998. The film takes place on one evening at the government housing apartment by the railroad where a boy and his mother waiting for the return of the father, a civil servant, to move out another town at Upper Burma. The boy realises the unusual bond between him and his mother regards the young helpful man-next-door.


  • 2019 Locarno Film Festival for International Competition in Pardi di domani (Leopard of Tomorrow) section.
  • 2019 Minikino Film Week, Bali, Indonesia.
  • 2019 Singapore International Film Festival, Southeast Asia Short Film Competition.