Solo, Solitude/Istirahatlah Kata-Kata

Solo, Solitude/Istirahatlah Kata-Kata

 Director : Yosep Anggi Noen /  Indonesia / 97 / Indonesian / 2016

July 1996, riots break out in Jakarta, the Indonesian capital. Wiji Thukul, a well-known poet, is designed as a suspect activist. With the police looking for him, Wiji is forced to leave Solo for Borneo, thousands of kilometres away.Helped, protected and fed by activists along his journey, he ends up in a small town where slowly he finds a certain peace. But his mind and heart remains with his wife and children living under surveillance in Solo. Wiji can’t take it anymore. He wants to go home. What is life if you can’t be with the ones you love?

Director and Screenplay Yosep Anggi Noen
Producer Yosep Anggi Noen& Yulia Evina Bhara
DoP Bayu Prihantoro Filemon
Editor Andhy Pulung
Music Yennu Ariendra
Sound Design Hadrianus Eko Cast Gunawan Maryanto , Marissa Anita , Boang
Manalu , Melanie Subono ,Dhafi Yunan , Joned Suryatmoko

Awards/ Festivals
Festival del Film Locarno – Official Selection
Pacific Meridian International Film Festival of Asia Pacific
Countries , QCinema International Film Festival.