Caught between the traditions of his upbringing in rural Indonesia and his idealization of Western freedom, a teenager struggles with the expectations of imminent manhood.
by Yudho Aditya
Indonesia, USA, 2017
Aditya was born in Jakarta, Indonesia, and moved to the United States, in New York, when he was 9 years old. In the summer of 2015 he left New York and spent 5 months in rural Indonesia to do researches for the screenplay of “Pria” and another 3 months for his pre-production and photography. He also made the comedy short “Pipe Dream”, presented in over 30 film festivals and currently being developed as a Warner Brothers Television web series.