Following the success in winning 8 awards at Indonesia Film Festival 2019 through the movie Memories of My Body, Indonesian director Garin Nugroho will showcase his latest directorial of original contemporary performance, Planet - Sebuah Lament (Planet - a Lament) on 17 and 18 January 2020 at Teater Jakarta, Taman Ismail Marzuki. Known from his sociopolitical and multiculturalism approach, the 58 years old director and playwright evoke raises the environmental awakening.
Inspired by Easter celebration in Larantuka, East Nusa Tenggara where the native performs lamentations during the procession. Narrated the story of a lone man and an egg, the playwright brings the face of destruction caused by human greed. It’s a mourning expression of human nature, portraying a ruined civilisation in the search of food and energy. Set in the tragedy of Tsunami, Lament is a live illustration of the revival, grief, and hope, noting the journey of penance to find the balance to nature.
Tickets are available with price ranging from IDR 250,000 to IDR 1,000,000. Click here linktr.ee/belitiketplanet to book the show. For more information, follow the Instagram @garinworkshop or email to [email protected]