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The Masked Monkeys

Germany, Indonesia, 2015
Avant-Garde, Short

Synopsis

In Indonesia, monkeys and their trainers put on popular street performances. The monkey mimes stereotypical people, does acrobatic tricks and is rewarded with treats. The part where he dons a human mask, entering the Javanese tradition of masked performance in miniature, is the heart of the show.

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The Masked Monkeys Directed by Anja Dornieden, Juan David González Monroy