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Soegijapranata : A biopic of Indonesia’s humanist hero

  • Emanuel Dapa Loka

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Jakarta | Wed, May 16 2012 | 11:43 am
Soegijapranata :  A biopic of Indonesia’s humanist hero

Courtesy of Puskat PicturesSenior director Garin Nugroho has again appeared with his new movie, Soegija, a biopic of national hero Albertus Magnus Soegijapranata SJ, the first Indonesian native bishop.

Involving 2,275 actors and costing Rp12 billion (US$1.3 million), the the most expensive film in Garin’s career is set to be shown in movie houses on June 7.

Soegija was a natural c...

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