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Maryam Pagi ke Malam

Indonesian Premiere

107 minutes | 2023 | Malaysia | Narrative | 🔊 Malay | English Sub. | Age Rating


MARYAM, a 50 year old gallery owner from an aristocratic family, seeks her father’s blessing to marry her young, foreign boyfriend from Sierra Leone —while needing to simultaneously overcome challenges from Sharia bureaucracy, which determines her own ability to choose a spouse.


FRI, 1 DEC 2023 | XXI STUDIO 5 | 18:45

SAT, 2 DEC 2023 | XXI STUDIO 4 | 16:40

Director's Biography

Biografi Sutradara

Badrul Hisham Ismail

Badrul Hisham Ismail

Badrul Hisham Ismail is a writer and independent filmmaker based in Kuala Lumpur. A graduate from The New School in New York, Badrul has consistently been making films that touch on subjects on the fringes, and themes that question the normality of everyday life.

Cast & Crew

Kru & Pemain

Production Company Gunung Cherita

Producer Kye Syed Fariz, Fairul Nizam Ablah, Eddy Wan Shahidi

Main Cast Sofia Jane

Screenplay Faisal Tehrani & Badrul Hisham Ismail

Cinematographer Eric Yeong

Editor Basil Faizal

Notable Achievement

International Film Festival Rotterdam 2023


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Bapak Ayam Jalan Sultan (2017)

Beluran Menjerit! (2017)

Voyage to Terengganu (2016)