The Floating Chopin

Wregas Bhanuteja/11 minutes/2016/Indonesia/Fiction

SHOWTIMES:

Light of Asia 2

29 November 2016, 19:00 WIB
Gedung Societet, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta

Synopsis

The Floating Chopin berkisah tentang sepasang kekasih yang sedang berlibur di sebuah pantai yang indah. Sang laki-laki bercerita tentang kunjungannya ke Eropa saat liburan. Rupanya ia mendapat tugas kuliah yang mengharuskannya untuk menafsirkan kunjungan tersebut.

 

The Floating Chopin tells about a couple who go on a vacation in a beautiful beach. The man tells about his visitation to Europe during holiday. Apparently, he gets a task where he should interpret his visitation.

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Director

Wregas Bhanuteja

Lahir di Jakarta dan tumbuh besar di Yogyakarta, Wregas Bhanuteja mempelajari Film dan Televisi di Institut Kesenian Jakarta. Pada tahun 2014, film pendek garapannya yang berjudul Lembusura terpilih untuk berkompetisi di 65th Berlin International Film Festival 2015. Karyanya yang lain, The Floating Chopin (2016), juga berkompetisi di 40th Hong Kong International Film Festival; dan tahun 2016, Prenjak (In The Year of Monkey) mendapat penghargaan Leica Cine Discovery Prize for Short Film di Semaine de la Critique, Festival de Cannes 2016.

Wregas Bhanuteja was born in Jakarta and grew up in Yogyakarta. He studied Film and Television at Jakarta Arts Institute. In 2014, his short film, Lembusura, was chosen to compete at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival 2015. Another short film, The Floating Chopin (2016), competed at the 40th Hong Kong International Film Festival; and his film Prenjak (In The Year of Monkey) was awarded Leica Cine Discovery Prize for Short Film at Semaine de la Critique, Cannes Film Festival 2016 (edited from: http://www.ubudwritersfestival.com/writers/wregas-bhanutedja/).