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Indonesian films to be screened at 2018 Taipei Film Festival

Ni Nyoman Wira
Ni Nyoman Wira

The Jakarta Post

-  /  Fri, June 22, 2018  /  12:05 pm
Indonesian films to be screened at 2018 Taipei Film Festival

One of the scenes in "The Fox Exploits the Tiger's Might" by Lucky Kuswandi. (luckykuswandi.com/File)

Seven Indonesian films are scheduled to be screened at the 20th Taipei Film Festival.

Set to be held for 17 days from June 28 to July 14, the event will take place at Taipei Zhongshan Hall, Taipei Shin Kong Cinemas and Spot Huashan Cinema.

The movies that will be screened are Kamila Andini’s The Seen and Unseen, Makbul Mubarak’s The Malediction, Lucky Kuswandi’s The Fox Exploits the Tiger’s Might, Orizon Astonia’s After the Curfew, Sinung Winahyoko’s The Taste of Fences and Madonna as well as Eden Junjung’s Happy Family.

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The 2016 film Happy Family in the Contemporary SE Asian Short Films: Family Tensions category narrates the story of a mosque caretaker who is searching for his daughter in Yogyakarta, while the award-winning The Fox Exploits the Tiger’s Might, under Contemporary SE Asian Short Films: Love & Loathing, is about two boys who discover their sexuality in a small town with a military base.

Those who want to watch the films are advised to download the program booklet. Tickets can be purchased at the venue. (wng)  

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