Opera Jawa (2007)

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A Javanese 'opera' combining modern and traditional elements of both music and dance. Based on an episode in the Sanskrit epic 'Ramayana', this updated version tells the story of happily married villagers Setio and Siti. One day Setio starts to doubt his wife's fidelity, all but driving her into the arms of another. Film produced as part of the New Crowned Hope Festival.

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