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66 Ratings

Leaf on a Pillow

Daun di atas bantal

Directed by Garin Nugroho
Indonesia, 1998
Crime, Drama


The Indonesian society is seen through a middle-aged lady’s eyes in her daily encounters with the street children who work and live off the harsh and sleazy world of adults.

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Leaf on a Pillow Directed by Garin Nugroho

Awards & Festivals

Tokyo International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Special Jury Prize

Cinemanila International Film Festival

1999 | Winner: Lino Brocka Award

Asia-Pacific Film Festival

1998 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

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