30.09. - 09.10.2021

The Photograph Indonesia 2007 | 94 min | OV | Colour | FF 2008

rated for 0 + years
A country girl forced into prostitution and an ageing photographer tormented by the shadows of his past are the protagonists in this emotional drama. After she is raped, 25-year-old Sita (Shanty) finds shelter with photographer Johan (Lim Kay Tong). While she cleans for him, she secretly dreams of learning photography to
take over his business one day. Johan refuses to teach her, though – because she is a woman. The art of photography as an unusual means of a woman’s determination of identity.
Original title: The Photograph
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Indonesian
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Nan Achnas
Cast: Lim Kay Tong, Shanty, Lukman Sardi, Indi Barends
Producer: Shanty Harmayn, Paquita Widjaja-Afief
Director of Photography: Yadi Sugandi
Music: Aksan Sjuman, Titi Handayani
Production Design:
Editor: Sastha Sunu
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor:
World Sales: Filmsharks International, Soler 4845, 1425 Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tel: +54 11 4774 5044, email: alpha(at)
Production: Salto Films; Trix Images


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