1. Happy World - Burma, the dictatorship of the absurd

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    Happy World is a hypervideo experiment co-produced by Cinquième Etage Production and Upian.com The result is a 30 mn documentary, available both in english and french original audio, directed and edited specifically for the Internet, presented in a HTML5 shell that displays dynamic data and contextual information to enrich the video. http://www.happy-world.com

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    • Happy World - Birmanie, la dictature de l'absurde

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      Happy World est une expérience hypervidéo autoproduite par Cinquième Etage Production et Upian.com. Le résultat est un documentaire de 30 minutes, en langue originale française et anglaise, spécifiquement réalisé et monté pour Internet, présenté dans une coquille HTML 5 destinée à afficher des informations et du contenu dynamique pour enrichir la vidéo. http://www.happy-world.com

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      • West Wing Week: 05/24/13 or “Justice for Everybody”

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        This week, the President continued his Jobs & Opportunity tour, this time highlighting bold new efforts in education and manufacturing in Baltimore, gave the commencement address at Morehouse College, invited the President of Myanmar, eight immigration reform advocates and DREAMers themselves, and Gershwin Prize winner Carol King and friends to the White House, and delivered a major counter-terrorism speech at the National Defense University.

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        • Happy World Teaser (english)

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          Happy World is a hypervideo experiment co-produced by Cinquième Etage Production and Upian.com The result is a 30 mn documentary, available both in english and french original audio, directed and edited specifically for the Internet, presented in a HTML5 shell that displays dynamic data and contextual information to enrich the video. http://www.happy-world.com

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          • Happy World, the making of

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            Gael Bordier and Tristan Mendes France talk about shooting Happy World, their satiric documentary about the junta in Burma. A making-of packed with hilarious anecdotes. http://www.happy-world.com

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            • Suu Kyi rues controversial amnesty

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              As thousands of prisoners returned to their homes yesterday, much of Burma looked on with listless familiarity – only around 30 of those freed were political prisoners, despite pledges by President Thein Sein that his government is on a path to reform. Opposition icon Aung San Suu Kyi quickly dismissed the event, while international rights group accused the new administration of orchestrating a “sick joke”.

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              • Happy World Teaser (Français)

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                Happy World est une expérience hypervidéo autoproduite par Cinquième Etage Production et Upian.com. Le résultat est un documentaire de 30 minutes, en langue originale français et anglaise, spécifiquement réalisé et monté pour Internet, présenté dans une coquille HTML 5 destinée à afficher des informations et du contenu dynamique pour enrichir la vidéo. http://www.happy-world.com

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                • Happy World, le making of

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                  Gaël Bordier et Tristan Mendès-France racontent les conditions de tournage de Happy World, un documentaire satirique tourné en Birmanie. Un making-of truffé d'anecdotes savoureuses. www.happy-world.com

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                  • Tsunami of Change Hitting Burma!

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                    Sometimes the news can be good news! The historic April 1st election in Burma that saw Aung San Suu Kyi and her National League for Democracy win 43/45 parliamentary seats is being hailed as the first free and fair elections for 50 years! And it has caused a flurry of international activity from the US, the UK, the EU, Japan, and the world--check out all the awesome details of the whirlwind of change in just the last 20 days! Viva democracy! Viva Aung San Suu Kyi!

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                    • In Other News...Democracy is Doing Dandy!

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                      Lo and behold! A bunch of separate current events is unfolding that are quite independent of each other in terms of details, but all have a single theme uniting them: Democracy is currently kicking ass on the world stage! From the Arab Spring to Burma to BRICS to the Occupy Wall Street Movement in America, democracy is suddenly manifesting itself in quite unpredictable ways, creating a whirlwind daze of freedom-loving rage. Democracy is back to being a worldwide craze!

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