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Leipzig: Screening Religion: “Mata tertutup (The Blindfold)” by Garin Nugroho

Leipzig: Screening Religion: “Mata tertutup (The Blindfold)” by Garin Nugroho


Mata tertutup (The Blindfold)
directed by Garin Nugroho
Date:   14 August, 7-9 p.m.
Venue: Café Alibi (Beethovenstraße 6)

The film is built around three loosely interwoven stories of young people who fall prey to a banned extremist Islamic sect called Negara Islam Indonesia (NII). The stories attempt to come at the phenomenon from different perspectives of wealth, age and gender, showing that this is a problem that crosses all these primary social distinctions, and hence has a salience for all major ... read more

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