Potret Mimpi Buruk

The Portrait of a Nightmare

84 minutes | 2022 | Indonesia | Narrative | Indonesia | sub. English | 13+



XXI 3 | SUN 27 NOV | 15:30

XXI 3 | MON 28 NOV | 20:45


Hujan, a deeply traumatized young woman, crosses paths with a mysterious street artist Bayu, both their destinies intertwined as they are haunted by the same nightmare that is connected to each of their pasts.


Ismail Basbeth


Director’s Filmography


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Production Company

Matta Cinema, Umbara Brothers Film in co-production with Liquid Production, Focused Equipment




Director's Profile

Ismail Basbeth

Ismail Basbeth

Born in Wonosobo, Central Java, Indonesia in 1985. He is a self-taught filmmaker, artist, writer and singer-songwriter, alumni of the Berlinale Talent Campus in Germany and Asian Film Academy in South Korea where he won the BFC & SHOCS Scholarship Fund. Since 2005, he has working in film industry then he produced and directed various short and feature films which had been highlighted in prestigious national and international film festivals. He is a producer and founder of Matta Cinema, an alternative production house which focuses on producing audience based artistic films by working with unique and creative directors for global audiences. He is also a producer, artist and founder of Bosan Berisik Lab, a non-profit foundation of interdisciplinary laboratory that empowers young filmmakers, artists and writers to create creative and experimental works on various medium. Ruang Basbeth is his publishing company also his personal room in exploring free-writing, narratives and storytelling in the context of social and cultural activities as an artist, filmmaker, writer and singer-songwriter.

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