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Is Yuniarto: Drawing illustrations is magical

A. Kurniawan Ulung

The Jakarta Post

Jakarta  /  Sun, May 12, 2019  /  04:04 pm
Is Yuniarto: Drawing illustrations is magical

Is Yuniarto. (JP/A. Kurniawan Ulung)

Illustrator Is Yuniarto’s love of comics and wayang (Javanese shadow puppets) is larger than life. Is, who is also the general manager of Bumilangit Comics, cannot wait to watch the Gundala movie, which will hit theaters across the country in August. With Bumilangit Studios as one of its producers, the movie is an adaptation of Gundala Putera Petir (Gundala the Son of Thunder), a popular Indonesian comic book by the late Harya “Hasmi” Suraminata. Gundala comic book. (Bumi Langit Comics/-) The series, which instantly became a hit after it was released in 1969, tells the story of a broken-hearted scientist, Sancaka, who receives incredible superpowers after being struck by lightning. Able to run at great speeds and project thunder from the palm of his hand, he counters daily crime and combats threats against humanity.  Is said that Bumilangit Comi...