Documentary

hUsh

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Date: 
Saturday, 30 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Indonesian
Director: 
Djenar Maesa Ayu, Kan Lume
Duration: 
70
English synopsis: 

hUSh starring Cinta Ramlan, tells the story of an aspiring singer from Bali who travels to Jakarta to find success. There she encounters the trappings of success; insincere boyfriends, materialistic impulses, fast friendships, empty sexual encounters. When a breakup causes her extreme heartache, she decides to travel back home to take refuge.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Cinta Ramlan, seorang penyanyi dari Bali berkelana ke Jakarta untuk mengejar kesuksesan. Putus cinta menyebabkannya mengalami sakit hati yang luar biasa, lalu dia memutusan untuk  kembali pulang.

Chaplin In Bali

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Premiere: 
World Premiere
Date: 
Friday, 29 September 2017
Time: 
16:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Rating: 
17+
Director: 
Raphaël Millet
Duration: 
80
English synopsis: 

In 1932, undergoing a midlife crisis aggravated by the coming of the talkies, Chaplin decides not to return to Hollywood after touring Europe to promote “City Lights”. Instead, with his brother Sydney, he 'escapes' to Bali.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Pada 1932, dibawah krisis paruh baya, Chaplin memutuskan untuk tidak kembali ke Hollywood setelah tur di Eropa untuk mempromosikan "City lights". Justru, dia dan saudaranya Sydney "kabur" ke Bali.

AlphaGo

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Date: 
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Time: 
18:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English, Korean
Director: 
Greg Kohs
Duration: 
90
English synopsis: 

AlphaGo chronicles a journey from the backstreets of Bordeaux, past the coding terminals of Google DeepMind, to Seoul, where a legendary Go master faces an unproven AI challenger. As the drama unfolds, questions emerge: What can artificial intelligence reveal about a 3000-year-old game? What will it teach us about humanity?

Indonesian synopsis: 

AlphaGo mencatat perjalanan dari Bordeaux, terminal pengkodean Google DeepMind, hingga Seoul, dimana Go master legendaris berhadapan dengan petarung terberatnya: Intelejensi Buatan.

Nokas

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Filmmaker in Attendance: 
Filmmakers In Attendance
Date: 
Friday, 29 September 2017
Time: 
21:00
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Indonesian
Director: 
Manuel Alberto Maia
Duration: 
87
English synopsis: 

It is not so simple to marry in East Nusa Tenggara. Men are obliged to offer a significant dowry to the bride’s family. The sum of the dowry is often an immense burden for the groom-to-be. There are times when this tradition has also reduced the meaning of marriage into a business transaction.
Through an observational approach, this film follows Nokas’ struggle to get the dowry so he can finally be married to the love of his life.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Tidak mudah menikah di Nusa Tenggara Timur. Pria berkewajiban untuk menawarkan mas kawin yang besar ke keluarga pengantin wanita. Jumlah mas kawin seringkali merupakan beban yang sangat besar bagi calon pengantin laki-laki.

Nokas

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Filmmaker in Attendance: 
Filmmakers In Attendance
Date: 
Sunday, 24 September 2017
Time: 
16:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Indonesian
Director: 
Manuel Alberto Maia
Duration: 
87
English synopsis: 

It is not so simple to marry in East Nusa Tenggara. Men are obliged to offer a significant dowry to the bride’s family. The sum of the dowry is often an immense burden for the groom-to-be. There are times when this tradition has also reduced the meaning of marriage into a business transaction.
Through an observational approach, this film follows Nokas’ struggle to get the dowry so he can finally be married to the love of his life.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Tidak mudah menikah di Nusa Tenggara Timur. Pria berkewajiban untuk menawarkan mas kawin yang besar ke keluarga pengantin wanita. Jumlah mas kawin seringkali merupakan beban yang sangat besar bagi calon pengantin laki-laki.

Don't Look Down

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Date: 
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time: 
21:00
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Director: 
Daniel Gordon
Duration: 
93
English synopsis: 

Don’t Look Down reveals the real story behind Richard Branson’s daring adventures in the 1980s and 1990s trying to break world records for flying in a hot air balloon. While Branson is a world famous name, and many have heard about his ballooning, the real story of this incredible adventure has never been told. Using intimate interviews with Branson and his team at the time, never seen before archive (including footage from inside the balloon, shot in real time) and beautifully designed dramatic reconstructions, the film tells a story of courage, determination, despair and ultimate triumph.

Indonesian synopsis: 

"Don't Look Down" menguak cerita asli petualangan berani Richard Branson pada 1980an dan 1990an mencoba memecahkan rekor dunia terbang dengan balon udara.

Don't Look Down

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Date: 
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Time: 
18:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Director: 
Daniel Gordon
Duration: 
93
English synopsis: 

Don’t Look Down reveals the real story behind Richard Branson’s daring adventures in the 1980s and 1990s trying to break world records for flying in a hot air balloon. While Branson is a world famous name, and many have heard about his ballooning, the real story of this incredible adventure has never been told. Using intimate interviews with Branson and his team at the time, never seen before archive (including footage from inside the balloon, shot in real time) and beautifully designed dramatic reconstructions, the film tells a story of courage, determination, despair and ultimate triumph.

Indonesian synopsis: 

"Don't Look Down" menguak cerita asli petualangan berani Richard Branson pada 1980an dan 1990an mencoba memecahkan rekor dunia terbang dengan balon udara.

Zero Meridian

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Date: 
Saturday, 30 September 2017
Time: 
16:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Spanish
Director: 
Alex C Rivera
Duration: 
52
English synopsis: 

Zero Meridian tells the story of several people who have been struggling with drug addiction problems since their youth, and in some cases since birth. Their struggle, desire and daily need makes their life meaningless until they decide to consume again. Unfortunately the society in which they live has not been able to put before them anything that motivates them enough to definitively leave their addiction, accepting in a certain way their way of life and inevitably assuming the consequences.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Zero Meridian bercerita tentang beberapa orang yang telah berjuang mengatasi masalah kecanduan narkoba sejak mereka muda, dan dalam beberapa kasus sejak lahir.

Who's Gonna Love Me Now?

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Date: 
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Time: 
16:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Hebrew
Director: 
Tomer Heymann, Barak Heymann, Alexander Bodin Saphir
Duration: 
85
English synopsis: 

Saar, a 39-year-old ex-Israeli army paratrooper, living in London, finds out that he is HIV positive, and embarks on a journey of reconciliation with his religious family in Israel.

Indonesian synopsis: 

"Saar, adalah mantan parasutis berusia 39 tahun yang tinggal di London, mengetahui bahwa dia positif HIV, dan memulai sebuah perjalanan rekonsiliasi dengan keluarga religiusnya di Israel.
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Tomorrowland

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Filmmaker in Attendance: 
Filmmakers In Attendance
Date: 
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time: 
21:00
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Persian
Director: 
Sarvnaz Alambeigi
Duration: 
70
English synopsis: 

A 23 years old DJ lives in Tehran. His biggest wish is to one day play alongside the famous DJ David Guetta. There are many restrictions on music in Iran. Being arrested means a huge fine and possibly the loss of all your equipment.

Indonesian synopsis: 

seorang DJ berumur 23 tahun tinggal di Tehran. dia punya mimpi besar di suatu hari untuk bermain dengan DJ terkenal David Guetta. Ada banyak pembatasan musik di Iran. Dengan penangkapan berarti akan ada denda besar dan juga mungkin akan kehilangan semua alat musik yang kita punya.