Lila Aviles‘ “Totem” has received the worldwide characteristic award on the annual Jakarta Movie Week.
The movie beforehand received awards on the Berlin, Hong Kong, Durban and Beijing movie festivals.
The path award for finest Indonesian characteristic movie went to Jeremias Nyangoen’s directorial debut “Girls of Rote Island.” The movie bowed at Busan earlier in October.
The sequence of the yr award went to “Teluh Darah,” directed by Kimo Stamboel, and the Jakarta Movie Fund award was received by “Rabu yang Bahagia,” directed by Candra Aditya. The worldwide quick award for finest worldwide quick movie went to “Issues Unheard Of,” directed by Ramazan Kılıç and the worldwide animation award was received by “Mortelli, A Hopeless Case,” directed by Ben Fernández.
Within the occasion’s Producers Lab program, the perfect mission award was offered to Dewangkoro Rinugroho for his movie “Partus,” which can obtain a growth grant from Indonesia’s Ministry of Schooling, Tradition, Analysis and Know-how. Three different individuals, Ellen Xie with “Chill Out, Woman!,” Evi Cecilia with “Curiosity” and Kevin Rahardjo with “Parasomnia,” have been chosen as Producers Lab winners and can take part in Platform Busan 2024.
Jakarta Movie Week opened on Oct. 25 with Wregas Bhanuteja’s Toronto title “Andragogy” and closed on Oct. 29 with Amanda Nell Eu’s Cannes winner “Tiger Stripes.” The occasion is organized by the Jakarta Provincial Authorities via the Jakarta Tourism and Inventive Economic system Workplace. This yr’s version noticed greater than 5,000 individuals attending movie screenings, discussions and workshops, together with 170,000 on-line viewers via the Vidio platform.
Chaidir, the deputy mayor of Central Jakarta, stated: “We imagine this competition will likely be a gateway that connects trade professionals from throughout, offering a chance to find new skills that can elevate the movie trade to the next stage. We hope will probably be a leap far forward with new and wonderful improvements. We hope that Jakarta Movie Week won’t solely propel the movie trade in Indonesia but in addition acquire worldwide recognition. Might this competition strengthen our confidence that we are able to stand sturdy on the worldwide stage, particularly in Southeast Asia.”
Competition director Rina Damayanti added: “We’re delighted and grateful as a result of the movies proven have efficiently and positively conveyed humanity and grow to be a mirrored image of our social interactions in society.”