Sunya

Harry Dagoe Suharyadi/87 minutes/2016/Indonesia/Fiction

SHOWTIMES:

30 NOV 2016 | 15.30 |  EMPIRE XXI STUDIO 3

Synopsis

Semenjak sang ibu meninggalkannya secara misterius, Bejo (5 tahun) kerap mengalami kejadian aneh. Saat dewasa, ia berhasil meminang wanita idamannya, Raisya, tapi ia dituduh memelet Raisya. Situasi semakin kompleks saat kabar datang dari rumah sakit: neneknya sekarat, tapi tidak ada gejala sakit apa pun. Sang nenek tidak bisa sehat maupun meninggal dunia. Bejo mengupayakan kesembuhan neneknya dengan cara nonmedis. Ia lantas menempuh jalan klenik. Konsekuensinya tidaklah main-main, dan ternyata berhubungan dengan masa kecilnya yang misterius.

Since his mother mysteriously left him, Bejo (5) often experiences unusual circumstances. As a grown- up, he manages to propose his woman of dream, Raisya, but he is being accused for doing a black magic to her. Everything goes complicated when the hospital informs him that his grandma was dying without any visible symptom of illness. His grandma can neither recover nor die. Bejo searched for cure for his grandma through a non-medical way. Klenik is his choice. The consequences coming afterwards is serious and turns out to be connected with his mysterious childhood.

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Director

Harry Dagoe Suharyadi

1989, Harry Suhariyadi (l. 12 Desember 1969) mulai belajar perfilman di jurusan Penyutradaraan di Institut Kesenian Jakarta. Film pendeknya, Happy Ending (1996), terpilih dalam beberapa festival film pendek internasional. Mencari Pelangi (1998), film televisinya, memperoleh 8 penghargaan nasional termasuk Film TV Terbaik dan Sutradara Terbaik. Karena ketertarikannya terhadap dunia kanak-kanak, Hari membuat satu seri film musikal anak-anak, Ratu Malu & Jendral Kancil, yang mendapat penghargaan sebagai Film Seri Anak Terbaik dan Skenario Film Seri Terbaik tahun 2004.

Tahun 1999, Harry menerima beasiswa dari Jepang untuk karya-karya dan pencapaiannya. Tinggal di Jepang selama 9 bulan, Harry menulis, memproduksi, dan menyutradarai Pachinko & Everyone’s Happy, film Jepang pertama yang disutradarai oleh sutradara non-Jepang. Film tersebut mendapat respons yang baik di Jakarta International Film Festival 2001. Film selanjutnya, Love Potpourri (2008), terpilih menjadi Best Asian Film di Singapore International Film Festival 2009. Sunya, film terbaru Harry, mengangkat kembali akar budaya asalnya, Jawa.

In 1989, Harry Suhariyadi (b. 12 December 1969) began to study film by taking Directing major in Jakarta Arts Institute. His short film titled Happy Ending (1996) was selected in various international short film festivals. Mencari Pelangi (1998), a TV movie he directed, recieved 8 national awards including Film TV Terbaik (Best TV Movie) and Sutradara Terbaik (Best Director). Due to his interest in children’s world, Hary made a series of children’s musical film, Ratu Malu & Jendral Kancil which then received the awarda as Film Seri Anak Terbaik (Best Children’s Series) and Skenario Film Seri Terbaik (Best Series Scenario) in 2004.

In 1999, Harry was awarded a fellowship by Japan for his works and achievements. Staying in Japan for 9 months, Harry wrote, produced, and directed Pachinko & Everyone’s Happy, the first Japanese movie directed by non-Japanese. The film received tremendous response in Jakarta International Film Festival 2001. His next movie, Love Potpourri (2008), was selected as the Best Asian film in the Singapore International Film Festival 2009. Sunya is Harry’s latest film made in his return to his native cultural root, Javanese.

Contact:
Harry Dagoe Suharyadi
cinemaku@gmail.com