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Mira Lesmana



14 01 '18 - 18:30

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EUROPALIA, Vendôme, Ministry of Education and Culture of Indonesia

Together with a group of young directors, producer Mira Lesmana played a crucial role in breathing new life into Indonesian cinema after the Reform.

Kuldesak (Indonesia, 1999)

14 01 '18 - 18:30
Subtitles FR/EN

Directed by Nan Achnas, Mira Lesmana, Rizal Mantovani & Riri Riza
With  Bianca Adinegoro, Ryan Hidayat, Wong Aksan

Kuldesak is an omnibus film on the lives and problems of young urbans of the 90s in Jakarta. It is a mixture of comedy, drama and action. The film mainly deals with how one struggles to achieve one’s dream or happiness and confronts changes of values in a modern city dwelling. 

Set right before the downfall of Soeharto, the film tells of four young people are facing different situations in their lives. These circumstances demand them to make a choice. The film that started the New Indonesian Cinema.