‘27 Steps of May’ grabs top prize at JAFF

Helping hand: 27 Steps of May, which follows a rape survivor’s struggle to overcome her painful memories with the help of a magician living next door, won the prestigious Golden Hanoman Award at the 13th Jogja-Netpac Asian Film Festival (JAFF). (Courtesy of Green Glow pictures)Drama 27 Steps of May, a film that follows a rape victim’s struggle to overcome the tragedy, received the prestigious Golden Hanoman Award at the 13th Jogja-Netpac Asian Film Festival (JAFF).The awarding took place during the JAFF closing ceremony at the Jogja National Museum in Yogyakarta on Tuesday night. The 120-minute drama, directed by Ravi Bharwani, outshined 18 other films competing for the Golden Hanoman Award, which recognizes the best Asian film in the Asian Feature category.One of the judges, acclaimed Indonesian director Joko Anwar, said 27 Steps of May showed many different elements, such as comedy...


Source:

https://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2018/12/06/27-steps-may-grabs-top-prize-jaff.html





5 views

© 2018 by Green Glow Pictures