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Pink Promises

Kejarlah Janji

107 minutes | 2023 | Indonesia | Narrative | 🔊 Indonesia | English Sub. 


Pink Promises, a movie about civic education to awaken awareness of public rights to vote during election time. This movie will be distributed nationwide to educational institutions (including public, private, and religion-based schools and universities), as well as other public spaces.

This film tells the story of Pertiwi, an independent mother who supports her three children who are looking for their identities, Sekar, Adam, and Isham.A tough mother who has to deal with the history of her husband’s defeat in an election, but also harbors a love full of mystery. The problem becomes full of drama and comedy when the three children come home together. The three of them bring up problems related to self-identity and revenge for their father’s defeat. Unexpectedly, these children uncovered the mystery of their mother, who wants to remarry. This all happened in the midst of the noisy and heated atmosphere leading up to the village head election led by the handsome headman, Janji Usaha. An exemplary headman with the status of a widower who gives rise to various personal gossip mixed with humorous political gossip and is full of drama.


SAT, 2 DEC 2023 | XXI STUDIO 5 | 14:00

Director's Biography

Biografi Sutradara

Garin Nugroho

Garin Nugroho

After the 1990 film crisis, he was recognized as a pioneer in the emergence of a new film generation, and his film launched the new generation's move to international film festivals such as Cannes, Berlin, and Venice. In addition to film, his work includes theater, art installations, dance, and writings in newspaper columns. At Mozart's 250th anniversary celebrations in 2006, he was chosen as one of six inventive directors from around the world to create films, which gave birth to the Javanese Opera. He founded and initiated various film festivals, including the Jogja-Netpac Asian Film Festival (JAFF) in Yogyakarta, the Indie Film Festival, and the Madani Film Festival. He was the coordinator of the media democratization NGO in Indonesia during the post-reform political transition (1999-2004). He’s currently serving as Head of Jury at the Indonesian Film Festival (2021-2023).

Cast & Crew

Kru & Pemain

Production Company Komisi Pemilihan Umum, Asta Jaya Centra Cinema, Padi Padi Creative, dan Garin Workshop

Producer Rina Damayanti, Marlia Nurdiyani, Susi Roseliawati

Main Cast Cut Mini, Ibnu Jamil, Bima Zeno, Shenina Cinnamon, Thomas Rian

Screenplay Alim Sudio & Tim Tulis Amarta

Cinematographer Muhammad Firdaus, ICS

Editor Andhy Pulung & Rozy Anwar

Notable Achievement


Puisi Cinta yang Membunuh (2022)

Kucumbu Tubuh Indahku (2018)

Opera Jawa (2006)

Daun di Atas Bantal (1998)

Cinta dalam Sepotong Roti (1991)