• © Ismail Basbeth
  • © Ismail Basbeth
  • © Ismail Basbeth
  • © Sidi Saleh
with guest

Crescent Moon (Mencari Hilal) Preceded by the short film Maryam



20 01 '18 - 19:45

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Chaussée de Wavre 18
B-1050 Brussels


Full price € 8,00
Reduced rate € 6,75
Article 27 € 1,25

Pass 5 films € 20,00
Full Pass € 60,00


EUROPALIA, Vendôme, Ministry of Education and Culture of Indonesia

Crescent Moon 
Mencari Hilal | Indonesia | 2015 | 94' | SUBS. FR-EN

In presence of the director

Directed by Ismail Basbeth
With Oka Antara, Deddy Sutomo

A journey of father and son, Mahmud, an Islamic conservative, and Heli, a young liberal, are pushed to travel together in search of hilal, the very first new crescent moon, which also defines their new opportunity to have a better relationship. Screened in Tokyo International Film Festival.

Indonesia | 2014 | 17' | SUBS. FR-EN

Directed by Sidi Saleh
With Adrianto Sinaga

A household help instructed to take care of her employer on Christmas Eve. Between them stands a wall of differences in social and cultural background, as well as in faith and physical limitations.

Venice Film Festival Best Short Film

Filem Mencari Hilal.  #BerikanMasa di Bintang 141
Maryam Short film trailer 2014, Directed by Sidi Saleh