18 minutes | 2018 | Indonesia | Narrative | Indonesian | sub. English | All Ages
XXI 5 | TUE 29 NOV | 14:45
Thole, a 9-year-old boy who loves animals, decides to free his neighbour’s cage before the Gumbregan; this ritual is a tradition in a number of villages in Gunung Kidul, Yogyakarta to show the owner’s gratitude for their livestock. Thole believes that those animals will be happy if they are free to live in the wild. He successfully releases Poniran, Mbah Min’s cow which is kept in a cage.
Ranum Film dan Jogja Film Academy