Now that Myanmar has opened up to tourism, there are still some serious challenges for people who live there. Dreams to Dust follows 15-year-old Ko Ko Aung, who lives on the fringes of Myanmar’s largest mine. Ko Ko Aung once wanted to be a doctor, but was forced to drop out of school to help his family make ends meet. He now scrapes together a living forging copper from earth he steals from the mine.

Shot with a Canon C100 see some behind the scenes and additional videos of shooting in Myanmar.

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