USA

Moss

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Premiere: 
World Premiere
Date: 
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Time: 
21:00
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Director: 
Daniel Peddle
Duration: 
85
English synopsis: 

In this Southern Gothic tale, Moss’s eighteenth birthday is marred by the unfortunate facts of Moss’s birth. His mother died delivering him, and his father has never recovered. His dad, Ray, a retired veteran-turned-outsider-artist always feels bittersweet at best on Moss’ birthday – as it also represents the anniversary of his beloved wife’s death.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Dalam dongeng Southern Gothic Ini, ulang tahun ke 18 Moss dirusak oleh fakta tak menyenangkan mengenai kelahirannya. Ibunya meninggal dunia saat melahirkannya, dan ayahnya tidak pernah pulih oleh kejadian itu.

AlphaGo

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Date: 
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Time: 
18:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English, Korean
Director: 
Greg Kohs
Duration: 
90
English synopsis: 

AlphaGo chronicles a journey from the backstreets of Bordeaux, past the coding terminals of Google DeepMind, to Seoul, where a legendary Go master faces an unproven AI challenger. As the drama unfolds, questions emerge: What can artificial intelligence reveal about a 3000-year-old game? What will it teach us about humanity?

Indonesian synopsis: 

AlphaGo mencatat perjalanan dari Bordeaux, terminal pengkodean Google DeepMind, hingga Seoul, dimana Go master legendaris berhadapan dengan petarung terberatnya: Intelejensi Buatan.

North & Nowhere

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Premiere: 
International Premiere
Date: 
Friday, 29 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Director: 
Scott Ballard
Duration: 
12
English synopsis: 

A girl, a gun and a last chance.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Seorang wanita, sebuah pistol, dan kesempatan terakhir

The Peace Agency

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Filmmaker in Attendance: 
Filmmakers In Attendance
Date: 
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time: 
16:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
Indonesian
Director: 
Sue Useem
Duration: 
92
English synopsis: 

Lian Gogali and her 500 female students are a force to be reckoned with the conflict torn area of Poso, Indonesia. They are part of a powerful and successful movement for peace and justice in an area that has been racked by inter-religious violence for over a decade. But five years ago, Lian was just a single mother living in rural Poso with a broken leg and a big dream to educate marginalised women.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Lian Gogali dan 500 murid wanitanya hidup di daerah konflik Poso, Indonesia. mereka adalah bagian dari sebuah pergerakan yang berhasil membawa kedamaian dan keadilan di daerah yang telah dilanda kekerasan antar agama selama lebih dari 1 dekade.

The Human Face

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Date: 
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time: 
21:00
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Director: 
Aline Pimentel
Duration: 
14
English synopsis: 

The human face is a sculpture of true curiosity. One that contains boundless character, intricate detail and uniqueness beyond measure. One could say it is a landscape within itself. This is something that artist Kazuhiro Tsuji captures with great finesse.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Wajah manusia merupakan pahatan yang penuh dengan tanda tanya, memiliki karakter tak terbatas, penuh detil dan keunikan yang tak dapat diukur. Inilah hal yang menarik seniman Kazuhiro Tsuji.

The Chase

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Date: 
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Time: 
16:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Director: 
LAWRENCE RIBEIRO
Duration: 
2
English synopsis: 

Rush hour is about to take on a new meaning. Two cars race on the streets and freeways of Los Angeles, side by side, unleashed. A pure chase of muscle and speed. No CG. No rules. No stops. Just high-speed action like no other.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Jam sibuk akan mendapatkan makna baru. Dua mobil saling balap di jalanan dan tol Los Angeles, saling adu cepat dan adu otot. Tanpa pengaman, tanpa peraturan, tanpa perhentian. hanya aksi berkecepatan tinggi tanpa banding.

Still Devout

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Date: 
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time: 
18:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English, Spanish
Director: 
Melissa Perez
Duration: 
21
English synopsis: 

An anxious twenty-three-year-old, still stuck living at home, must choose between romance and the needs of her family.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Seorang anak berusia dua puluh tahun yang cemas, masih diam dan tinggal di rumah, harus memilih antara asmara dan kebutuhan keluarganya.

Secrets of Desert Point

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Filmmaker in Attendance: 
Filmmakers In Attendance
Date: 
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time: 
18:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Director: 
Ira Opper
Duration: 
45
English synopsis: 

In the early eighties, while sailing in crude leaky boats off remote Lombok island in Indonesia, young California surfer Bill Heick and his friends stumbled across the perfect wave, a pristine barreling left reeling endlessly and empty over a shallow, live-coral reef. As treacherous as it was beautiful, this motley crew of modern-day surf argonauts named it “Desert Point” for its dry forbidding nature.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Di awal 1980an, ketika berlayar di kapal disekitar pulau Lombok, peselancar muda asal Kalifornia Bill Heick dan teman temannya menemukan ombak yang sempurna, sebuah tempat yang murni dengan karang hidup di air yang dangkal.

Prince of Smoke

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Premiere: 
Asian Premiere
Date: 
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time: 
16:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Rating: 
13+
Director: 
Matthew Gelb
Duration: 
24
English synopsis: 

Young Cuban tobacco farmer and cigar maker, Hirochi Robaina, follows in his famous grandfather’s footsteps as he fights climate change and government bureaucracy to bring in the harvest and preserve the 171 year-old family legacy. Directed by Matthew Gelb and produced by David Gelb (creator of Jiro Dreams of Sushi and Chef's Table).

Indonesian synopsis: 

Petani tembakau muda dari Kuba, Hirochi Robaina, mengikuti jejak kakeknya yang terkenal saat ia melawan perubahan iklim dan birokrasi pemerintah untuk menghasilkan panen dan melestarikan warisan keluarga berusia 171 tahun itu.

Outside The Lines

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Premiere: 
International Premiere
Date: 
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Time: 
13:30
Venue: 
Cinemaxx
Language: 
English
Director: 
Joshua Jacobs
Duration: 
10
English synopsis: 

Insecurities and shifting priorities test a long-standing friendship between two pro basketball players.

Indonesian synopsis: 

Persahabatan antara dua pemain basket profesional diuji karena perasaan dan prioritas yang berubah.