The Floating Tomatoes| 29mins
Director: Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi | Producer: Mon Mon Myat
Focus Years: 2010 | Country: Myanmar
When one thinks of Inle Lake, the first thought that comes to mind is that of the Intha leg-rowing. The Intha people and the leg-rowing they practice are unique to in Inle Lake in Myanmar. Tomatoes are the primary cash crop of Inle's floating gardens and are known as "Inn Thee" in Myanmar. Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi made a comment on the documentary "This short documentary on the way of life of a family of lake dwellers of the vividly portrays the beauties of a unique region as well as the daily toil of tomato cultivators".