Sugar on The Weaver's Chair

60min | Drama | Indonesia

helplessness towards their nature as women generally, facing equality, rights and traditions, yet transforming them into empowerment for the live’s around them.

Director: Harvan Agustriansyah

Writer: Harvan Agustriansyah & Luvie Melati

Stars: Annisa Hertami, Tiara Arianggi, Putry Moruk

SAT. 11/07    16:00
SUGAR ON THE WEAVER'S CHAIR

This film tells the story of three women in three regions in Indonesia in redefining their destiny. SUTRINGAH, is the wife of a palm sugar tapper from Banyumas. As a family of sugar palm tapper, her life continues to dwindle away by economic difficulties and exacerbated because her husband is totally paralyzed due to an accident when tapping. Sutringah is faced to the process of defining her role as a woman, a wife and a breadwinner. YATI, a woman with a disability, worked all her life for her family's business in lurik artisans in Klaten, Central Java. Yati then redefines her destiny when her idealism is conflicted with her father and also when her existential need within her cries out. Yati later decided to work in a garment factory to get what she dreamed of. MARIA, a widow from the village of Kefa in East Nusa Tenggara along with other widows, redefine their destiny as women in passing along weaving tradition to the youth around them. Even when their initiative collides with the customs that are not in favour to them.

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CAST

Annisa Hertami

Tiara Arianggi

Putry Moruk

PRODUCTION

Director: Harvan Agustriansyah
Writer: Harvan Agustriansyah & Luvie Melati
Cast: Annisa Hertami
Cast: Arianggi Tiara & Putry Moruk
Additional Cast and Crew Credits: Executive Producer
CATHARINA DWIHASTARINI
Producer RENDRA ALMATSIER

Producer
JOKO TRIWIBOWO

Cinematographer
ERIK SUKUR
HANDRY F LIBERTO
AKHMAD KHOMAINI

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