Film list based on year "1971" - 55 entry


  • Matahari Hampir Terbenam (1971)

    (title translation: The Sun Almost Sets) A psychologist speaking about the generation gap between parents and their children is the film’s opening scene, and it sets the stage for the main conflicts in the plot. Max, a boy from a wealthy family, finds no happiness at home. So he looks for it outside and becomes the…

  • Hutan Tantangan (1971)

    (title translation: Jungle of Challenge) Darman asks his old friend, Parta to go to Kalimantan to work in the forest. Using a semi-documentary approach, this film delivers educational information about the forest, such as ways to cut down trees, as well as illegal logging issues. Parta also becomes acquainted with Anna, the nurse. This makes Lamdaur…

  • Kisah Fanny Tan (1971)

    (title translation: Fanny Tan’s Tale) Set between 1928 and the post-independence period, Fanny Tan and Sahid are mixed-race couple. Fanny is born to a rich Chinese family, while Sahid is from a poor native family. But they share one biographical detail; both are breastfed by Sahid's mother. They then separate till they are adults when they…

  • Ratna (1971)

    Aida arrives in Jakarta to see her mother. But her mother hides her true identity, and claims that she is Tante Lili, and claims that her mother, Ratna, had passed away. Apparently, Ratna does this so that Aida would not reproach her bedtime activity. Aida then becomes close to Waty and Andi, Tante Lili’s son. Andi…

  • Tjinta di Batas Peron (1971)

    (title translation: Love on the Edge of the Platform)