Before, Now & Then

103 minutes | 2022 | Indonesia | Narrative |
Sundanese | sub. English | 17+



XXI 1 | WED 30 NOV | 19:30

XXI 1 | TUE 1 DEC | 13:00


In the late 1960s, Nana can’t escape her past. Living in poverty after losing her family to war in West Java, she remarries and starts a new life. Her new husband is so rich that Nana is looked down upon by her husband’s relatives. Ino, her husband’s mistress, becomes her confidant to share her secrets both past and the present. Together, they find hope for freedom.


Kamila Andini


Director’s Filmography





The Seen And Unseen


Production Company




Berlin International Film Festival 2022 

Winner for Best Supporting Performance

Indonesian Film Festival 2022 

Nominee for Best Film

Edinburgh International Film Festival 2022

Official selection

Busan International Film Festival 2022

Official selection

Hong Kong International Film Festival 2022

Official selection

Director's Profile

Kamila Andini

Kamila Andini

Kamila Andini is a mother and filmmaker based in Jakarta, Indonesia. Her concern of social culture, gender equality and environmental issues lead her passion to make films with a distinctive perspective of telling a story. In 2011, she released her debut feature film ‘The Mirror Never Lies’, which portrays the life of a sea wanderer in the Indonesian ocean. And in 2017, She released her second feature ‘The Seen and Unseen’; a cinematic universe of dualism based on Balinese philosophy Sekala Niskala. Both films had traveled through more than 50 film festivals around the world and received about 30 awards nationally and Internationally, including Grand Prix winner best feature film in Berlinale Generation Kplus 2018.

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