Film list based on year "1963" - 19 entry


  • A Sing Sing So (1963)

    A Batak girl (Nani Widjaja) has a blind boyfriend (Zainal Abidin). They meet a city girl (Ellya Rosa) who wants to cure the boy's blindness. Waiting without news for a long time, the Batak girl leaves for the city, to find her boyfriend. It turns out that his eyesight is restored and he is now together…

  • Aku Hanja Bajangan (1963)

    (title translation: I'm Just a Shadow) Due to his involvement in trading stolen materials, Basuki is laid off from his job. He drifts from one place to another, aided by a pedicab driver, and in turn, becomes a pedicab driver himself. The film ends when he meets his former girlfriend, Wina whom he had broken up…

  • Antara Timur dan Barat (1963)

    (title translation: Between East and West) During the revolution (1945-1949), a group of Indonesian soldiers - Lieutenant Effendi, Sergeant Husni and Corporal Darmo - are captured by the Dutch. Treesje Smit, the daughter of Lieutenant Smit, nurses the wounded Lieutenant Effendi, while Darmo gives in to the torture and turns informer. Nurse Treesje tries to make…

  • Bakti (1963)

    Bakti a young graduate, returns to his village to visit his parents. He is startled by the community life that is dominated by a gang of loan sharks. Then Bakti and his old friends start to build a cooperative to lift the people from their misery. The physical as well as other obstacles set by the…

  • Ballada Kota Besar (1963)

    (title translation: Ballad of a Big City) Dr. Samsu experiences an unfortunate event, when he fails to save his own child. As a result, his relationship with his wife, Farida, drifts apart. Then Dr. Samsu’s luck changes for the better when Rohana, a war widow, entrusts her child to him before she dies of cancer. The…

  • Bintang Ketjil (1963)

    (title translation: Little Star) When their children fail to come home, their parents start to worry. Due to their own neglect and unfulfilled promises, the children, Maria and Suzy, are getting some help from an old man, their former teacher, to go to the zoo and other entertainment centers by themselves. When the police are called,…

  • Daerah Tak Bertuan (1963)

    (title translation: No Man's Land) Kaelani manages to escape from British custody and returns to his village. Item’s attempt to kill Kaelani is sabotaged by his own underling, Ganda. Despite this, Kaelani still finds it difficult to trust Ganda, since Ganda is also a fugitive from Kalisosok prison. Ganda proves his integrity when he is recaptured…

  • Dibalik Awan (1963)

    (title translation: Behind the Clouds) During the revolutionary war, the Chinese were also heavily involved in the fight for independence. Ah Tjang and his daughter, Gwat Lie, nurse the rebel, Ismono, when he is wounded. Although the Dutch troops often conduct spot checks, Ismono is carefully hidden. Ismono returns to his parents’ house when the war…

  • Kami Bangun Hari Esok (1963)

    (title translation: We Will Build Tomorrow) Hadi is assigned to head a coal company in Ombilin. He feels uncertain since both his girlfriend and her parents oppose the idea. Ombilin is also considered a place for outcasts. He finally decides to go to Ombilin and he lies to his girlfriend that he will only leave for…

  • Kartika Aju (1963)

    Kartika, a famous artist, asks Lasmi, the beautician to join her at the studio. Kartika's husband, songwriter Eddi Mochtar cannot compete with his wife’s popularity. With Lasmi moving into Kartika's house, Eddi manages to find a morale support, something that Kartika never gives. As time goes by, Lasmi realises that her presence is affecting the couple’s…