Kamila Andini


Country: Indonesia

Kamila Andini’s first feature-length film, The Mirror Never Lies, was screened at more than 30 festivals globally, and received several awards. Her second film Sekala Niskala (The Seen and Unseen), premiered at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. It received the Best Youth Feature Film at the Asia Pacific Film Festival, the Grand Jury Prize at Tokyo Filmex, and several other awards. Her new film, Yuni, won the Platform Prize at the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival. Still carrying the theme of patriarchy, her latest film, Before Now and Then (Nana), tells about the condition of Indonesian women in the midst of the political turmoil in 1965.

Film panjang pertama Kamila Andini The Mirror Never Lies diputar di lebih dari 30 festival secara global, dan menerima beberapa penghargaan. Film keduanya Sekala Niskala (The Seen and Unseen) ditayangkan perdana di Toronto International Film Festival 2017. Film ini menerima Best Youth Feature Film di Asia Pacific Film Festival,, Grand Jury Prize di Tokyo Filmex, dan beberapa penghargaan lainnya. Film barunya, Yuni memenangkan Platform Prize di Toronto International Film Festival 2021. Masih mengusung tema patriarki, film terbarunya, Before Now and Then (Nana) bercerita soal kondisi perempuan Indonesia di tengah gejolak politik tahun 1965.

Appearing in

Main Program | From Book to Screen

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Main Program | Representing Women in Cinema and Popular Culture

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Festival Club | Mencintai Munir

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Film | Before Now and Then (Nana)

Adapted from a chapter in the novel Jais Darga Namaku by Ahda Imran, Before, Now & Then (Nana) starring Happy Salma plays the main character, Nana. This film tells the …