Dec 11, 2018 Last Updated 7:39 AM, Dec 10, 2018

Short Film: The Nameless Boy

Published: Nov 20, 2018

ReelOzInd! Australia Indonesia Short Film Competition and Festival presents

The Nameless Boy

Indonesia | 2017 | Colour | All Ages | 5:17 Director: Diego Batara Mahameru | Screenwriter: Diego Batara Mahameru | Producer: Diego Batara Mahameru

A young boy moves through a large demonstration, part of a series of protests by Muslim hardliners against the former governor of Jakarta in late 2016. At the protest, the boy witnesses the reality of Indonesia’s current political turmoil, which has revealed that racial and religious discrimination are alive and growing in Indonesia today.

Seorang anak laki-laki berjalan melewati demonstrasi besar yang merupakan bagian dari aksi protes oleh kelompok Islam garis keras yang melawan mantan gubernur Jakarta pada akhir 2016. Dalam demonstrasi itu, anak tersebut menyaksikan realita kekacauan politik Indonesia saat itu, yang menyingkap bahwa diskriminasi ras dan agama masih hidup dan berkembang di Indonesia sekarang ini.

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