Rising from Silence

Shalahuddin Siregar
28 min.
  • Synopsis

Silenced for more than 50 years, a group of elderly women in Indonesia decided to share the country’s forgotten history to the young generation through singing. The women formed a choir group that sings songs written inside prisons by those who were arrested and sentenced for years without any single trial. The singing and sharing has helped them heal their trauma as well as connecting them with an eager young audience.

  • Country
  • Program
Human, Frame by Frame
  • Screening Schedule
10 December 2018
Amphitheatre TBY
7:00 pm