Short

Moth

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Filmmaker in Attendance: 
Filmmakers In Attendance
Date: 
Sunday, 24 September 2017
Time: 
16:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Indonesian
Director: 
Adrian Permata Scanlon
Duration: 
10
English synopsis: 

Yeni lives in a small village in Indonesia and is unhappy. Her sadness stems from a lamentation of her surroundings, which has led her to believe happiness lies in the city. In a twist of fate she finds herself in the city she eulogises from the TV, offering her a chance to be happy. As Yeni acclimatises to her new environment, her ideas of happiness are about to come under scrutiny.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Yeni tinggal di sebuah desa kecil di Indonesia dan tidak bahagia. Kesedihannya berasal dari ratapan lingkungan sekitarnya, yang membuat dia percaya bahwa kebahagiaan terletak di kota.

The Nameless Boy

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Premiere: 
World Premiere
Date: 
Monday, 25 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Indonesian
Director: 
Diego Mahameru
Duration: 
5
English synopsis: 

The film follows a young unnamed Muslim boy through one of the protest in a long series of demonstrations by Muslim hardliners against the former governor of Jakarta, capital city of Indonesia. At the protest, the boy witnesses the reality of Indonesia’s current political turmoil, which has revealed that racial and religious discrimination are alive and growing in Indonesia today.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Pada serangkaian demonstrasi, seorang anak kecil menyaksikan realita gonjang ganjing politik Indonesia yang menguak diskriminasi ras dan agama yang hidup dan berkembang di Indonesia hari ini.

Ascension

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Date: 
Monday, 25 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Portuguese
Director: 
Pedro Peralta
Duration: 
18
English synopsis: 

The wait is over. The boy’s body emerges from the depths of the earth. At dawn a group of peasants tries to rescue the body of a young man from the inside of a well. Women veil their faces in silence while men endure the situation. In the center of it all, a mother awaits her son’s salvation.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Penantian berakhir. Tubuh seorang pemuda dikeluarkan dari dalam tanah. Saat fajar para petani mencoba menyelamatkan tubuhnya dari dalam sumur. Para wanita menutup wajahnya dalam sunyi sementara para pria berusaha kuat. Ditengah semuanya, seorang ibu menunggu keselamatan anaknya.

White House

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Date: 
Monday, 25 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Arabic
Director: 
Arastoo Mafakheri
Duration: 
20
English synopsis: 

A young minister arrived at a remote village where nothing seems to happened, until he met a young woman.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Pada suatu hari di bulan April dengan cuaca yang tidak menentu. Sopir taksi, empat penumpang, saudara perempuan dan saudara akan mengunjungi ibu mereka.

White House

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Date: 
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Arabic
Director: 
Arastoo Mafakheri
Duration: 
20
English synopsis: 

A young minister arrived at a remote village where nothing seems to happened, until he met a young woman.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Seorang menteri muda tiba di desa terpencil yang mana yang sepertinya tidak terjadi apa apa, sampai ia bertemu dengan seorang wanita muda.

Trespass

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Date: 
Monday, 25 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Rating: 
13+
Director: 
Mirrah Foulkes
Duration: 
12
English synopsis: 

A woman walking her dog alone in the bush has a strange encounter.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Seorang wanita berjalan sendiri dengan anjingnya lalu ada kejadian aneh di semak-semak.

Trespass

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Date: 
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time: 
18:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Rating: 
13+
Director: 
Mirrah Foulkes
Duration: 
12
English synopsis: 

A woman walking her dog alone in the bush has a strange encounter.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Seorang wanita berjalan sendiri dengan anjingnya lalu ada kejadian aneh di semak-semak.

The Servant

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Date: 
Monday, 25 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Rating: 
13+
Director: 
Farnoosh Abedi
Duration: 
9
English synopsis: 

A bug became servant, servant became master.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Seekor serangga menjadi pelayan, pelayan menjadi majikan.

The Servant

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Date: 
Sunday, 24 September 2017
Time: 
16:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Rating: 
13+
Director: 
Farnoosh Abedi
Duration: 
9
English synopsis: 

A bug became servant, servant became master.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Seekor serangga menjadi pelayan, pelayan menjadi majikan.

Supot

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Date: 
Monday, 25 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Tagalog
Director: 
Phil Giordano
Duration: 
13
English synopsis: 

In provinces in the Philippines, to this day, boys around the age of 10 are circumcised. But they aren’t cut in hospitals, like in Manila, they are cut in a stream. The boys strip, jump into the water, line up, chew guava leaves, and then face the moment of truth: Will they be brave and become men or run away and be seen as cowards?

Indonesian synopsis: 

Di Filipina, sampai hari ini, anak laki-laki sekitar usia 10 tahun harus disunat. Tapi mereka tidak disunat di rumah sakit, tetapi ditepi sebuah sungai.