People of the Forest: Orang Rimba

LANGUAGE: Indonesian
Isaac Kerlow - Singapore - 15 MINS

Short Film     Social Issues, Environment

The ancestral forests of the nomadic Orang Rimba have vanished. In the short span of three decades oil palm plantations have replaced much of the tropical peatland rain forests in Jambi, Indonesia. The People of the Forest, Orang Rimba in their dialect, have nowhere to go.