Film list based on genre "Drama" - 2064 entry


  • A Question for Love (2000)

    This film almost literally visualize three short stories on which it is based. The difficulty was to assign real spaces in the film for the world of short stories that does not require material reality. The question of ”What is love?” is stretched into three periods: the 70s, the 80s and the 90s. The story which…

  • Beth (2000)

     (6.5/10) (2)

    The story takes place in a mental hospital. Many things are going on. There is Pesta (Bucek Depp), a junky who was moved from a prison to the hospital. He meets Beth (Ine Febriyanti), the daughter of a high-ranking government official, who asked that her daughter gets a special treatment, but this must remain a secret.…

  • Whispering Sands (2000)

     (7/10) (4)

    The story of relationship between Berlian (Christine Hakim) and her daughter, Daya (Dian Sastrowardoyo), who was left since childhood by his father, Agus (Slamet Rahardjo Djarot), a street seller who went wandering. Berlian, who opens the herbal medicine shop and helping a midwife, is very protective of his teenage girl. Daya often fantasizes meeting his father. She…

  • Gue (Gak Mau Salah Jalan) (2006)

    (title translation: Me (I Don't Want Wrong Direction)) A group of high school teens would face the final test to determine the future. Not only their future to be determined, but also day-to-day hard living that they had to deal: friends, tutoring and parents...

  • 3 Brothers (2007)

    Rama and Chakra live with their father in Vancouver, Canada. Rama, an idealist with high moral consciousness, leaves home when he found out that his father was actually a corrupt government officer who fled the country. He takes his brother Chakra along, to protect him from their father's criminal side of life. Life away from parents…

  • Sang Murabbi: Mencari Spirit yang Hilang (2008)

     (10/10) (1)

    Title translation: The Teacher: Looking for the Lost Spirit It is a biopic about the late KH Rahmat Abdullah (1953-2005). The story begins with his mother’s saying that since childhood his dream only to be a teacher. Her goal is realized and even became famous cleric. In the course of this career, as depicted in the…

  • SAIA (2009)

    SAIA is a picture of a woman who keeps her traumatized unpleasant spiritual and physical experience. Every day Saia, a woman aged 35, takes a peek of sexual assault by a man to a woman that occurrs across her room through the window and records it with a video camera. Each developed situation affects her physically…

  • About a Woman (2014)

     (5.5/10) (2)

    A 65 years old widow lives alone since the departure of her maid, although she denies she is lonely.  Her son-in-law sents his nephew who just graduated from high school, to help in the house. The widow, who questions her fading beauty, and Abi, a teenager overwhelmed by his sexual desire, slowly begin to change their…

  • The Sun, The Moon & The Hurricane (2014)

    A story of one man’s journey in finding and losing happiness, love and the meaning of life. How he witness people around him change, how himself change, all simply to adapt, to survive. How all events in his life and people he met shaped his life and destiny. When Rain (William Tjokro) looks back as a…

  • Tahu Sama Tahu (1953)

    Title translation: Knowing What They Know Sumarna, deputy head of an office in Jakarta, is suspicious of Karta and some other employees because their life is very luxurious. He asks his boss, Subroto, to investigate and take action against them. Subroto who is cheating with Karta et al, discuss to overthrow Sumarna using Nani, a widow.…