Aruna & Her Palate – IFFAM – 3rd International Film Festival and Awards ‧ Macao

Aruna & Her Palate
Indonesia | 2018 | 106’ | DCP | Colour | Indonesian | Group: B

Director: Edwin

An introduction of the film will be given by film delegation before the film screening

2018/12/12 19:00 Macao Cultural Centre – Small Auditorium


Epidemiologist Aruna is sent to investigate random Avian Flu cases in different cities in Indonesia and she uses the opportunity to bring along her best friends Bono and Nad and go on a culinary adventure. As they eat their way through various dishes from different regions in the country, Aruna is unexpectedly reunited with her secret crush Farish and the the four talk about love, life and food. Meanwhile she starts to realize that there is a different story behind the latest outbreak of Avian flu.



Indonesia’s Edwin started his career with the critically acclaimed short Kara, The Daughter Of A Tree (2005) which was the first Indonesian short film to be screened at Directors Fortnight in Cannes. His first feature Blind Pig Who Wants To Fly won the FIPRESCI award at the International Film Festival Rotterdam in 2009, and his second feature Postcards From The Zoo – which he also wrote – was selected for competition at Berlin in 2012. He won the best director award at Festival Film Indonesia for his third film Posesif in 2017. Aruna & Her Palette is his fourth feature film.


Director Edwin

Cast Dian Sastrowardoyo, Oka Antara, Hannah Al Rashid, Nicolas Saputra

Scriptwriter Titien Wattimena

Cinematographer Amalia TS

Editor W. Ichwandiar Dono

Production Designer Iqbal Marjono

Music Ken Jenie, Mar Galo

Costumes Ajeng Swastiari

Producers Meiske Taurisia

Production Palari Films (PT ANEKA CAHAYA NUSANTARA)


World Sales CJ Entertainment