Poland 2022, 30 min, Indonesian, Hebrew & English subtitles

Mudi and his mother live in complete isolation on a tiny Indonesian island, waiting for boats to bring tourists and provide a modest income. She is practical and pragmatic; he inhabits a magical world of dance where he can converse with spirits. Despite frequent arguments, they find a unique means of communication through the wonders of music and dance.

Previous Festivals: 62nd Krakow Film Festival 2022, Poland, EnergaCAMERIMAGE 2022, Poland

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Karolina Karwan. Photographer, filmmaker, traveller and tantra facilitator. She graduated from the Institute of Creative Photography in Opava and Faculty of Archaeology at Warsaw University. She is a laureate of the Darmasiswa scholarship, during which she studied music and traditional dance at the Indonesian Institute of Arts in Yogyakarta.

Tomasz Ratter has a degree in visual anthropology (Warsaw University) and photography (ICP in Opava). His photographic works were exhibited in Poland, Berlin, Prague, Bratislava, Oxford. Director of short films and videoclips. He lived 2 years in Indonesia, working on photography and film projects, studying Indonesian language and traditional art.

Production: Ewa Jastrzebska
Production Company: Munk Studio - Polish Filmmakers Association
Script & Cinematography: Karolina Karwan, Tomasz Ratter
Editing: Patrycja Pirog

Source: KFF Sales & Promotion

Supporters & Broadcasters: The Polish Institute in Tel Aviv

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