9 Daga introduces the audience to the slums of Indonesia and paints a bleak life on the harsh reality of its characters. (on 09/16)
“The Raid 2: Berandal,” at nearly two-and-a-half hours, is a sensationally violent film conceived as a slow-burn gangster epic.
The students of the EWC Wednesday Evening Seminar present the music documentary JALANAN on Feb. 25.
The upcoming 2014 HIFF will feature 13 films from Southeast Asia, including the first commercial film to come out of Brunei in over 50 years.
Di Timur Matahari (East of the Sun) follows young Papuan children as they struggle to get an education despite an ongoing tribal war in their midst.
The complex relationship between a devout Muslim and her transgender father is explored in the film Lovely Man. (on 4/23)
"The Act of Killing” blends the horrific & the absurd in a disturbing cocktail addressing the political turmoil in Indonesia in 1965. (on 3/26)
Join us for a classic film set when the Sukarno regime was shaky and the war in Viet Nam was just heating up. (Film screens on 3/19)
On Oct. 2 we will screen an outstanding animated flick based on the Ramayana feat. Indonesian shadow puppets!
In East Java, Indonesia lies Kawah Ijen, an active volcano that houses a grueling, labor-intensive sulfur mining operation