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Jakarta Post

An old-timers’ fiesta at the Vidia Awards

  • Iman Mahditama

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Sat, December 1 2012   /  11:18 am

Best TV actors: Ratna Riantiarno (left) and Slamet Rahardjo hold trophies during the Indonesian Festival Film Vidia Awards in Jakarta on Thursday. Ratna and Slamet received best actress and actor for their roles in the television film Pahala Terindah (The Most Beautiful Reward). (Antara/Pey Hadi Subiantoro)The old ways may indeed be the best, after all, as veteran actors and filmmakers dominated the proceedings at this year’s Vidia Award — the award branch of the annual Indonesian Film Festival (FFI) recognizing the best in local television film productions.

In the award ceremony, held at Balai Sarbini in Jakarta on Thursday night, Pahala Terindah (The Most Beautiful Reward) emerged as the big winner with eight awards, including Best Television Film, Best Director for Herwin Novianto, Best Actor for Slamet Rahardjo and Best Actress for Ratna Riantiarno.

A joint producti...