JAFFEducation

Scriptwriting Class With Ernest Prakasa


				

JOGJA NATIONAL MUSEUM

03 DECEMBER 2018 | 10:00 – 17:00 WIB

FREE ADMISSION FEE

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Ernest Prakasa

Writer, Director, Comedian

Actor

Ernest Prakasa was born in Jakarta, January 29th 1982. After graduating from International Relations in Universitas Padjajaran Bandung, he began his career in marketing, worked at some recording companies in several positions from a Radio Promotion Executive to Marketing Manager. In 2011, Ernest expressed his interest in comedy through Stand-Up Comedy Indonesia Kompas TV, in which Ernest ended up as the runner up. Ernest became a full-time comedian, and moved to the film industry as a writer and director for a film adaptation of his book, Ngenest (2015). His second movie, Cek Toko Sebelah (2016), won the Piala Citra for Penulis Skenario Asli Terbaik (Best Original Screenplay), and his third movie Susah Sinyal (2017) still maintains the achievement of the previous movie to break two million viewers. In his fourth movie, Milly & Mamet, he is the writer and director. The movie is a spin-off of the movie Ada Apa Dengan Cinta, coming soon in December 20th 2018.


Ernest Prakasa lahir di Jakarta, 29 Januari 1982. Setelah menyelesaikan S1 jurusan Hubungan Internasional di Universitas Padjajaran Bandung, ia meniti karir di bidang marketing, bekerja di beberapa perusahaan rekaman dengan menempati berbagai posisi mulai dari Radio Promotion Executive hingga Marketing Manager. Tahun 2011, Ernest mencoba menyalurkan minatnya terhadap komedi melalui perlombaan Stand-Up Comedy Indonesia Kompas TV, dimana Ernest akhirnya meraih posisi ke-3. Ernest pun terjun full-time sebagai seniman komedi, dan mulai serius menekuni film ketika terjun menjadi penulis dan sutradara untuk film yang diadaptasi dari bukunya sendiri, Ngenest (2015). Film keduanya Cek Toko Sebelah (2016) memenangkan Piala Citra untuk Penulis Skenario Asli Terbaik, dan film ketiganya Susah Sinyal (2017) masih mempertahankan prestasi film sebelumnya untuk menembus angka dua juta penonton. Film keempatnya sebagai penulis dan sutradara adalah Milly & Mamet, sebuah spin-off dari Ada Apa Dengan Cinta, yang akan tayang di bioskop tanggal 20 Desember 2018.

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