Mama’s Soil (Tana Mama) Preceded by the short film Memoria
23 01 '18 - 19:00
Chaussée de Wavre 18
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
Tana Mama | Indonesia | 2015 | 62' | SUBS. FR-EN
In presence of producer Nia Dinata
Directed by Asrida Elisabeth
A husband's job is to clear-up the land. A wife’s job is to plant the soil. The whole family in Papua eat from what the mother plant. This film follow the journey of Mama Halosina in trying to feed their children after her husband no longer provide them with suitable land. In the fertile land far away from the central of power in Indonesia, women from Papua have to struggle for their basic needs.
Indonesia | 2016 | 40' | SUBS. FR-EN
Directed by Kamila AndiniMEMORIA tells the story of Maria, a forty-year-old survivor of sexual violence during the Indonesian occupation (1975-1999), who is struggling to overcome the trauma of sexual violence she has lived with all these years. She leaves in her village in Timor Leste with her nineteen-year-old daughter, Flora, who is also struggling to understand her identity as the daughter of a man who she has never met. Maria remarries, but once again experiences domestic violence at the hands of her new husband.