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3.8
5 Ratings

The Ghost of Java

Setan Jawa

Directed by Garin Nugroho
Indonesia, 2016
Musical

Synopsis

Combines Javanese mythology with contemporary dance that is inspired by Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau classic work Nosferatu ( 1922 ). Set in the early of 20th century, the black-and-white film follows Setio, a poor young man from a village, who falls in love with a princess from a Javanese aristocrat.

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The Ghost of Java Directed by Garin Nugroho

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