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A Woman from Java


Directed by Garin Nugroho
Indonesia, 2016


Nyai, an Indonesian woman married to a Dutch colonial official, struggles to take care of her old and ailing husband. Her ordeal becomes a drama about solitude and her position in life. Gradually, Nyai realizes her helplessness and the process of her life being taken away. A 90 min long-take film.

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A Woman from Java Directed by Garin Nugroho

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