Film Screening | The Woven Path: Perempuan Tana Humba (2019)



 
25 Oct 2019 16:00 - 17:15
/ Free
Betelnut. Jl Raya Ubud, Ubud, Gianyar, Bali 80571 (Google Maps)

Prominent director Lasja F. Susatyo’s two-part documentary illuminates the struggles and dreams of women in Sumba, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. Known for its spectacular scenery and magnificent traditional textiles, Sumba’s cultural customs are still vibrantly alive – but at what cost to women’s positions in family and society? By examining wedding and death rituals, Lasja seeks answers.

Film dokumneter dua bagian karya sutradara ternama Lasja F. Susatyo menerangi perjuangan dan impian para wanita di Sumba, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia. Dikenal karena pemandangan spekatakulernya dan tekstil tradisional yang luar biasa, adat istiadat budaya Sumba masih hidup – tetapi apa konsekuensinya untuk posisi perempuan dalam keluarga dan masyarakat? Dengan memeriksa melalui ritual pernikahan dan kematian, Lasja mencari jawabannya.

Featuring

Olin Monteiro

Olin Monteiro is a feminist writer and producer, women’s rights publisher, and Founder of Arts for Women and Femartspace. She has published over 15 indie books and produced five documentaries …