Cornell University

Solo, Solitude w/filmmakers

Monday, October 16, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:37pm

Willard Straight Theatre
Central Campus

Ithaca Premiere w/ filmmaker Yosep Anggi Noen, producer Yulia Evina Bhara, & actress Marissa Anita via Skype!

2016 > Indonesia > Directed by Yosep Anggi Noen
With Gunawan Maryanto, Marissa Anita, Eduward Manalu
Riots break out in Indonesia in July 1996, and Wiji is suspected of dissident activities. He flees Solo for Borneo, thousands of miles away, and has to decide between the fear of detection and the desire to return home. A sensitive portrait of living in pain and dignity under tyranny. Based on the life of major Indonesian poet Wiji Thukul, who disappeared near the end of Indonesia's New Order Regime. Subtitled. Cosponsored with the Southeast Asia Program.
1 hr 37 min Trailer: