Film list based on year "1949" - 8 entry


  • Aneka Warna (1949)

    (literal translation of title: Multi-colours) Dul Kalong and Mat Codot are engaged with a theatre group “Aneka Warna" that is going bankrupt. Sabardi, the leader of the troupe, falls ill. His son Sumadi takes over the management. Kalong and Codot bring in Sugiharto, an impresario. Sugiharto is interested to take the troupe for a tour. Meanwhile…

  • Bengawan Solo (1949)

    Wenangsih kills herself by jumping into the Solo River. She does this after being deceived by the empty promises made by Soeprapto. Both her children are left with a letter. Sriwulan is fostered to the noble family of R. Widagdo, and Kromo, a poor farmer, takes her sister, Hindrawati. Sriwulan is paired off to Soeprapto's son…

  • Gadis Desa (1949)

    (title translation: Village Girl) Abu Bakar is irritated because his tenant Mr. Amat has been late on paying his rent. But Abu calms down as soon as he sees Mr. Amat's beautiful daughter, Aisah. Then, he lures Aisah to go with him by promising her a job. Mr. Amat's nephew, Rusli, who works as one of…

  • Harta Karun (1949)

    (title translation: Hidden Treasure) Abdulkadir is a scrooge. He works as a loan shark. His daughter, Suliati, is going steady with Ahmad. But Abdulkadir resents his daughter's lover due to his poverty. Instead, he pairs off Suliati with the wealthy Abdulrachman. Meanwhile, Abdulkadir is dating Rohana, his own son, Ramelan's girlfriend. Finally, it is revealed that…

  • Menanti Kasih (1949)

    (title translation: Waiting for Love) Husni finds out, in his final year of medical study, that Haji Rachman is covering his school expenses. As an exchange, he has to marry the Haji's daughter, Latifah. Husni feels that he is being sold, but to save his mother's face, he fulfils his promise. He “delegates” someone to stand…

  • Saputangan (1949)

    (title translation: Handkerchief) Hardjono gives a handkerchief to his girlfriend, Karnasih, as a token of love. During their holiday together, Karnasih experiences an accident and becomes blind. Hardjono then goes abroad to study eye medicine. Upon his return, he conducts a surgery on his girlfriend's eyes and succeeds.

  • Sehidup Semati (1949)

    (title translation: Living and Dying Together) A medical student, Kusmayadi, the son of Dr. Sugiharto, is going for a vacation in Bandung with Selikur and Winarto. There he meets up with Asmarani, and later on, both vow to be together forever. Dr. Sugiharto opposes their relationship, since he has arranged Kusmayadi's marriage with Lasminah, the daughter…

  • Tjitra (1949)

    (title translation: Shadow/Image) The arrogant young man, Harsono debauches Suryani and leaves her for the city. Harsono's brother, Sutopo takes responsibility by marrying the girl who he is actually in love with. In the city, Harsono is drawn to the floozy Sandra. When he realizes his mistake, he takes it out on Sandra. Sandra's death, however,…