Film list based on year "2000" - 11 entry


  • Marsinah (Cry Justice) (2002)

     (8/10) (2)

    Based on a true story of Marsinah that became a symbol of resistance. Marsinah was killed while fighting for workers' rights in their factory, PT Catur Putra Surya ( CPS ) in Sidoarjo. This case was still a mystery when this film was made and distsributed. Not surprisingly, at the end of the film the question…

  • Pachinko & Everyone’s Happy (2000)

     (5/10) (1)

    This is a story of three generation of Japanese living in Tokyo. Maki (Sugiura Ikumi), a teenager who became a porn-star in order to come up with enough money to get a plastic surgery to widen her eyes. Rumi (Emiko Minami), Maki’s mother, resented her line of work, although she herself worked as a geisha. The…

  • Fallen Star (2000)

     (4.5/10) (2)

    This film wants to capture the world of teenagers with the visual style of MTV video clips. The story itself is very simple and even tends to be very naive. A young boy dreams of seeing a girl with a blue scarf and a special fragrance. He then looks for the girl, who turned out to…

  • 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…

  • Joshua Oh Joshua (2000)

    Jojo (Joshua Suherman) and Jejen (Mega Utami) have to earn money after school in the streets. They go to shopping centers for singing or help carrying the groceries. They remain cheerful and like to sing when hiding their money in the tin and then bury in the somewhere. Jejen has a good mother, while Jojo lives…

  • 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…

  • The Adventure of Three World Ecplorer (2000)

    The film is featuring puppets as "Si Unyil" series on television. Three elementary school age children, Tobi, Andi and Icha, love playing in their genius grandfather's laboratory. One of the grandfather’s work was a world explorer vehicle, which can bring passengers to go to where they want in a blink of an eye. After going through…

  • Jakarta Project (2000)

     (4/10) (1)

    Shanty (Claudia Hidayat), a magazine journalist, proposed a coverage of Trisakti diamond which is discovered in the 60s, and now vanished. Dodo (Ba'i Soemariono), internet addict, manages to enter the site of NSA, US intelligence agencies, and retrieves data on Indonesia. It turns out that the action caught, and he was visited by NSA agent who…

  • Tragedy (2000)

     (4/10) (1)

    Three youths get into debt from a thug. Because they can not provide the money in time, they robb. At the same time a woman accidentally get into a mafia’s base. She must run away from the mafia. This problem makes the woman and three young men united.