Film Screening | 27 Steps Of May (2018)



 
26 Oct 2019 19:00 - 21:30
/ Free
Paradiso. Jl. Goutama Selatan (Google Maps)

Loosely based on the rapes of Chinese Indonesian women during the May 1998 riots, 27 Steps of May tells the story of May who was gang raped when she was 14. Directed by Ravi Bharwani and written by Rayya Makarim, it focuses on how a traumatized May and her guilt-ridden father take steps to rise out of the pain.

Dengan benang merah berdasarkan kisah pemerkosaan perempuan Cina-Indonesia selama kerusuhan Mei 1998, 27 Steps of May mengisahkan cerita tentang May yang diperkosa beramai-ramai saat ia berusia 14 tahun. Disutradarai oleh Ravi Bharwani dan ditulis oleh Rayya Makarim, film ini fokus pada bagaimana May yang trauma dan ayahnya yang merasa bersalah mengambil langkah untuk bangkit dari kepahitan.

Featuring

Rayya Makarim

Rayya Makarim is a screenwriter and producer. Her films include Pasir Berbisik (2001), Rumah Ketujuh (2003), Banyu Biru (2005), Jermal (2009), Buffalo Boys (2018), and the series Grisse produced by …