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Banyu Biru
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directed by Teddy Soeriaatmadja, fl. 2005-2013; performed by Slamet Rahardjo Djarot, 1949-, Dian Sastrowardoyo, 1982- and Tora Sudiro, 1973- (Indonesia: Salto Films), 1 hour 15 mins
Banyu Biru explores the idea that what we remember from childhood may not be the way it really happened. Banyu, a supermarket customer service representative, is obsessed with finding out why his father left the family after the accidental death of his little sister Biru. Convinced that his father, a scientist,...
directed by Teddy Soeriaatmadja, fl. 2005-2013; performed by Slamet Rahardjo Djarot, 1949-, Dian Sastrowardoyo, 1982- and Tora Sudiro, 1973- (Indonesia: Salto Films), 1 hour 15 mins
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The Champion
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directed by U-Wei Haji Saari, 1954-; performed by Sabri, Yunus, fl. 1993-2012, Normah Damanhuri, fl. 1986-2011 and Khalid Salleh, fl. 1992-2011 (Malaysia: Privately Published), 1 hour 32 mins
Based on the novel, Juara, by S. Othman Kelantan, Mamat, a Malaysian, works in Southern Thailand as a trainer in bullfighting (a jogho). In this small village, the winnings from the gambling during bull-fights, maintains the village economy. But when a village leader is killed during a bull-fight, Mamat has to uph...
directed by U-Wei Haji Saari, 1954-; performed by Sabri, Yunus, fl. 1993-2012, Normah Damanhuri, fl. 1986-2011 and Khalid Salleh, fl. 1992-2011 (Malaysia: Privately Published), 1 hour 32 mins
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The Mourner
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directed by Kalpana Lajmi, 1954-; performed by Raj Babbar, 1952-, Dimple Kapadia, 1957- and Rakhee Gulzar, 1947- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 55 mins
Sanichari lives alone in a village in Rajasthan, India, working as a bonded laborer. One day, Bhikni, a rudali (professional mourner) comes to stay with Sanichari prior to the death of the local landlord and Sanichari relates her life of miseries to her -- born into a lower caste, Sanichari's father had died shor...
directed by Kalpana Lajmi, 1954-; performed by Raj Babbar, 1952-, Dimple Kapadia, 1957- and Rakhee Gulzar, 1947- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 55 mins
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Sherina's Adventure
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directed by Riri Riza, 1970-; performed by Didi Petet, 1956-, Derby Romero, fl. 2000 and Sherina Munaf, fl. 2000 (Indonesia: Miles Films), 1 hour 52 mins
Little Sherina must leave her good friends behind in Jakarta when her father takes a better job on a plantation in the countryside. At her new school, Sherina confronts a bully who makes fun of her on her first day and whom she puts down. To Sherina's surprise, the bully turns out to be the plantation owner's so...
directed by Riri Riza, 1970-; performed by Didi Petet, 1956-, Derby Romero, fl. 2000 and Sherina Munaf, fl. 2000 (Indonesia: Miles Films), 1 hour 52 mins
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ÐỜI CÁT = Sandy Lives
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directed by Nguyen Thanh Van, fl. 1995-2008; performed by Anh Hong, 1977-, Duong Don, 1957-0011 and Ninh Cong, fl. 2001 (Vietnam: Privately Published), 1 hour 28 mins
For twenty years, Camh has lived in North Vietnam, unable to return to his home in the south, a small fishing village where his wife waits for him. She has been a guerrilla fighter for the triumphant communist forces, and has made a living selling food in the market. She is happy to reunite with her husband unti...
directed by Nguyen Thanh Van, fl. 1995-2008; performed by Anh Hong, 1977-, Duong Don, 1957-0011 and Ninh Cong, fl. 2001 (Vietnam: Privately Published), 1 hour 28 mins
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GIE
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directed by Riri Riza, 1970-; performed by Thomas Nawilis, fl. 2005-2008, Jonathan Mulia, 1986- and Nicholas Saputra, 1984- (Indonesia: Miles Films), 2 hours 22 mins
Based on the life of Soe Hok-Gie, a key political activist/writer in the 60s, the film shows the darkest era of Indonesian history. His life is a clash between a high drama of political events, and the personal world of friendship and romance. He suffers when he sees that his constant battle for justice and truth...
directed by Riri Riza, 1970-; performed by Thomas Nawilis, fl. 2005-2008, Jonathan Mulia, 1986- and Nicholas Saputra, 1984- (Indonesia: Miles Films), 2 hours 22 mins
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Party
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directed by Govind Nihalani, 1940-; performed by Raju Barot, fl. 1984-2012, Ila Arun, fl. 1983-2012 and Deepa Sahi, fl. 1984-2001 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 52 mins
Damayanti, a wealthy patron of the arts is hosting a big party in honor of Diwakar Barve, who has just received the Government of India, Literary Award. Attendees include many prominent persons in the industry, actors and also up-and-coming writers. The one glaring absentee is Amrit - a talented writer who had a...
directed by Govind Nihalani, 1940-; performed by Raju Barot, fl. 1984-2012, Ila Arun, fl. 1983-2012 and Deepa Sahi, fl. 1984-2001 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 52 mins
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Whispering Sands
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directed by Nan Achnas, 1963-; performed by Slamet Rahardjo Djarot, 1949-, Dian Sastrowardoyo, 1982- and Christine Hakim, 1957- (Indonesia: Salto Films), 1 hour 41 mins
When does love let go? This is a parent's angst, and it grips the mother in this exquisite film from Indonesia. Ahn's daughter Daya, a joyful young woman who loves to sing, is coming of age. Mother-love presses Ahn to keep Daya out of harm's way. The child, or anak as Ahn calls her daughter, yearns for some ind...
directed by Nan Achnas, 1963-; performed by Slamet Rahardjo Djarot, 1949-, Dian Sastrowardoyo, 1982- and Christine Hakim, 1957- (Indonesia: Salto Films), 1 hour 41 mins
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