Too many are forced to grow up fast. Boys of Chaung Thar is a documentary about the inseparable friendshp between two boys in the face of poverty.

Boys Of Chaung Thar

Min Khant and Nhar Kyar are best friends in the small village of Chaung Thar. The boys left school to support their family by selling sea creatures to the tourists. In Myanmar, releasing of sea creatures is a common practice to cleanse one's sin and bring good karma. The life and friendship of the boys soon becomes uncertain as Min Khant's family has plans to move to the city of Yangon in hopes to lead a better life.