A New Film Titled “Behind 98′′

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MNC Pictures will release its latest movie titled “Di Balik 98” (Behind 98) on January 15. The film, which was previously titled “Di Balik Pintu Istana” (The Palace Behind the Doors), is a drama set on the 1998 May Riots where Indonesian university students and activists overthrew the late President Soeharto from power. [Continue reading]

Media Desa Indonesia of Hashim Djojohadikusumo

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Indonesia have seen a spike in the production of nationalistic films—or films with nationalism undertones—in recent years. There are films such as “Gie” (2005), “Merah Putih ‘Trilogi Merdeka’” (2009), “Darah Garuda ‘Trilogi Merdeka’” (2011), “Sang Kiai” (2013), and also “Soekarno: Indonesia Merdeka” (2013). Out of all of them, “Trilogi Merdeka” has been listed as one of the most watched films by filmindonesia.or.id. [continue reading]