Double Bill: MOM FROM JAMBI + A QUESTION FOR DAD

Part of Gender Agenda!
Dir: Multiple
Indonesia / 2015 / 80mins

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Date: Wed 8 June, 2016
Time: 16:00
Price: £5
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Emak dari Jambi (Mom from Jambi)
Dir. Rikky M. Fajar and Anggun Pradesha, Indonesia, 2015, 40 mins

A flight ticket to Jakarta becomes an answer of Mom’s (Ibu Kartini) many years longing for her first son (Anggun Pradesha). She leaves Jambi for the first time to travel to the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, leaving her husband and other children behind. Soekarno-Hatta airport is the witness of Mom’s surprise meeting with Anggun. This film is part of a trilogy that focuses on family secrets. It was filmed and produced in early 2015 under the banner Project Change, which is under the auspices of the Kalyana Shira Foundation based in Jakarta.

Pertanyaan untuk Bapak (A Question for Dad)
Dir. Yatna Pelangi and Mayk Wongkar, Indonesia, 2015, 40 mins

The relationship between Yatna and his father is traumatic. After 20 years of separation, Yatna decides to return to his place of birth, to ask a very important question that has bothered him all this time. This film is part of a trilogy that focuses on family secrets. It was filmed and produced in early 2015 under the banner Project Change, which is under the auspices of the Kalyana Shira Foundation based in Jakarta.

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