Sihung (Canine)

Esa Hari Akbar/65 minutes/2016/Indonesia/Documentary (Competition)

SHOWTIMES:

30 NOV 2016 | 19.30 |  EMPIRE XXI Studio 4

Synopsis

 

Sebuah keluarga di daerah pinggiran Kota Bandung menikmati hiburan Ngadu Bagong, sebuah permainan tradisional Sunda di mana anjing ditarungkan dengan babi. Ade Rohmat (49) telah mengikuti permainan tersebut sejak lama dan hobi itu telah diturunkan pada anaknya, Ilma Nurjanah (16). Ngadu Bagong menghadirkan emosi, kehormatan, dan keberuntungan bagi para penggemarnya.

A suburban Bandung family enjoys their pastime with Ngadu Bagong, a Sundanese traditional game where dogs are put to fight against boar. Ade Rohmat (49) has been in the game for a long time as a hobby that he passes on to daughter Ilma Nurjanah (16). Ngadu Bagong brings emotion, prestige, and fortune to its enthusiasts.

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Director

Esa Hari Akbar

Esa Hari Akbar atau yang biasa dipanggil Esahak lahir di Bandung pada 30 Desember. Mulai tertarik pada dunia film sejak tahun 2007. Ia mendirikan komunitas Kota Sinema (2008–sekarang) dan juga menjadi salah satu pendiri komunitas Ruang Film Bandung (2013). Aktif mengikuti beberapa kegiatan workshop film, di antaranya: LA Lights Indie Movie 2009 (finalis), Eagle Awards 2010 (finalis), dan Gotrasawala Ethnographic Film 2014 (finalis).

Esa Hari Akbar, known as Esahak, was born in Bandung on 30 December. He started to be interested in cinema in 2007. He established a community named Kota Sinema (2008–present) and is one of the co-founders of Ruang Film Bandung (2013). He has been participating actively in several film workshops including: LA Lights Indie Movie 2009 (finalist), Eagle Awards 2010 (finalist), and Gotrasawala Ethnographic Film 2014 (finalist).

 

Contact:

Esa Hari Akbar
esahak88@gmail.com