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Umah di Hulu

20 minutes | 2021 | Indonesia | Documentary | 🔊 Indonesian, Ocu Kampar | Sub. | All Ages


This documentary film takes the audience on a journey through the history and cultural richness of the Lontiok house in the Kampar region. Together with Mr. Sarkawi as a knowledgeable narrator, we will explore the profound meanings behind the structure of this house, including its carvings and architecture. Along this journey, viewers will delve into stories passed down from generation to generation, uncovering the cultural wealth that is an inseparable part of this area. This film serves as a window that allows us to understand the valuable cultural heritage in Kampar.


SUN, 26 NOV 2023 | XXI STUDIO 5 | 15:00

Director's Biography

Biografi Sutradara

M. Irvan

M. Irvan

Mohammad Irvan, commonly known as Spansan, was born in Payakumbuh on January 20, 1995. He is an alumna of the Communication Science program at the University of Riau. Previously, he was actively involved as the coordinator of the alternative film screening program Gerilayar in the city of Pekanbaru. In 2017, he participated in a workshop on Media Arts titled “programmer and curator of moving images” at the Jatiwangi Art Factory in West Java. He also took part in the Lokakarya Daur Subur workshop as part of the Bakureh Project at Gubuak Kopi in 2018. Spansan is also a participant in the Gubuak Kopi Internship Program in 2018. Currently, he is actively working as a film enthusiast and freelance copywriter.

Ridho Arofa

Ridho Arofa

Ridho Arofa or usually called Omdo was born in Pekanbaru, April 25 1997. Completed his studies at the TV & Film Department of the Indonesian Arts Institute, Padang Panjang in 2020. Currently working as a short film maker and also as a creative director. In 2020 and 2022, he passed by the pitching ideas story in the KEMENPAREKRAF FESTIF (2020) program and
KEMENPAREKRAF Creative Lens (2022). Due to his interest and consistent activities in the film media, Omdo still wants to contribute to this day.

Cast & Crew

Kru & Pemain

Production Company Goodfren

Producer Galang Andjava

Screenplay Ridho Arofa, M. Irvan

Cinematographer Rofiq Khoirullah & Ridho Arofa

Editor Robetson

Notable Achievement

Kenduri Serumpun Melayu Film Festival, 2023