LELAKI HARAPAN DUNIA
Men Who Save the World
Pak Awang finds an abandoned house in the jungle and decides to give it to his daughter as a wedding present. He enlists the help of the villagers to help him carry the house into the village, unknowingly carrying along an African immigrant hiding inside it. Misunderstandings ensue when he spots the dark figure inside and mistakes him as an Orang Minyak, one of the ghosts from Malay myths.
Runtime: 94 min
Release Date: 27 November 2014 (Malaysia)
About the director
LIEW SENG TAT is one of the leading filmmakers of Malaysian New Wave Cinema. He studied animatoin at the Multimedia University of Malaysia before finding vocation in live action films, where he quickly emerged as one of the most exciting young voices in the world cinema.
His debut feature film Flower In The Pocket (2007) won multiple awards in international film festivals including the main New Currents Award at the Busam International Film Festival and the Tiger Award at the Rotterdam International Film Festival. The unique comedic sensibilities of the film led to Liew being invited to participate in Cannes Cinefondation (2008), the Torino Film Lab (2010) and the Sundance Screenwriters Lab (2011). It has to date been screened at more than 50 international film festivals.
Liew’s second feature film Lelaki Harapan Dunia (2015) built on the success of Flower In The Pocket by gaining nomination at the Locarno International Film Festival and winning the Special Jury Prize at the Fajr International Film Festival. Domestically, the film swept 5 major awards at the Malaysia Film Festival Awards, including Best Film and Best Director. It firmly established Liew as one of the most exciting filmmakers in the country.
Schedule & venue:
Omah Apik, Pejeng, Gianyar | MAP
Friday, 6 July 2018, 18.30 WITA
Ticket: IDR 100K (Seratus Ribu Rupiah), termasuk Dinner (makan malam) dan freeflow coffee & tea
NOTE: 18.30 dinner, Film mulai jam 19.15.
Info: +62 831 1953 5537 (WA, Indonesia & English)