Ratih

15 minutes | 2020 | Indonesia | Narrative |
Indonesian | sub. English | 13+

POSTER-RATIH-2022

Schedule

XXI 4 | SUN 27 NOV | 12:00

LPP | FRI 2 DEC | 19.00

Synopsis

Ratih is a Javanese woman who moves to Bali to work as a spa therapist. The spa is closed due to the pandemic, and she is laid off while pregnant. Ratih and her husband Iwan run out of money and can no longer afford to visit the doctor. One day, when they have an argument, Ratih regrets marrying Iwan and thinks that her life would be better if she had married her foreigner ex. Ratih’s neighbor, Mrs. Made, later finds out that Ratih lost her job and offers a job helping her to make canang (a ritual offering often used daily by Balinese people) for extra money.

Director

Ayu Pamungkas

 

Production Company

Denfilm Bali Creative Production

 

Contact:

eprilianaayu@gmail.com

Director's Profile

Ayu Pamungkas

Ayu Pamungkas

Writer-Director Ayu Pamungkas won the Cinefondation prize at the 2020 FESTIF by the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy for her film “RATIH”, which also screened at famous international film festival JAFF 2020 in Yogyakarta. “TAHUN KETIGA” is Ayu’s second web-series film (she directed first web-series for Amandana product in 2019) and earn success with more than 600K viewer in less than 2 weeks. As the writer and director she'd explore a lot about teenage life to find the formula to write the narrative structure for this web-series, that make the audience feel the story so relatable. Ayu also the female music director based in Bali, her music video for Navicula "IBU" won The Best Music Video Director in AMB 2019. Back to the 2016 her music video “CERITA TENTANG POHON” won the prize as the best music video at CINECAFEST International Film Festival in America. She learn about television and film production in Indonesian Institute of Art in Yogyakarta, move to Bali since 2013 and then made short film “MATA” to get her Magister at 2015.

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