Date and Time: May-24, 2014 at 8:30 PM
Venue: Tong Saam, 2/F, 716 Shanghai Street, Prince Edward, Kowloon (near Bute Street)
Admission: Pay What You Want
Movie Section: BISING (2014)
Director : Adythia Utama (Indonesia)
Duration: 70 minutes
Language: Bahasa Indonesia (English subtitles)
Movie trailer: https://vimeo.com/27034586
Synopsis: BISING is a documentary by Adythia Utama about people who make noise music in Indonesia. Indonesian music scene is very alive since 90's, excluding noise, and the majority of people do not know that there is also noise scene in Indonesia. In 2006, some people started taking attention when Danif from Kalimayat showed up in Indonesian music forum with his harsh noise style. The following is a list of the Indonesian noise artists who have appeared in the movie: Aneka Digital Safari, Sodadosa, Argot, Kalimayat, The Crowded Room, Sangsaka Worship, Shoah, terror/incognita, Duto Hardono (Hasana Press) and A Stone A.
About the Director/Performer: Adythia Utama was born in Ottawa at 10th December 1986. He graduated in 2010 with Bachelor of Art Degree from Jakarta Institute of the Arts Concentrating in Documentary Film Directing. He has worked as a Videographer at O Channel TV Station in 2008 and as a journalist/feature documentary at SCTV News Program in 2009. He also has worked at some big screen movies such as “Generasi Biru (2009)”, “Mama Cake (2012)”, and “Rayya, Cahaya Di Atas Cahaya (2012)”. Also served as the head of documentation of the idol group JKT48 during 2011-early 2014. Utama lives and works as a freelancer in Indonesia.
About Subliminal Lounge
Subliminal Lounge is a new series of movie screening and live performance event initiated by Re-Records & Twenty Alpha. Our aspiration is to create an interactive space to look into movie, moving image and live music in a new perspective.
Re-Records is a record label initiated by experimental electro-acoustic duo No One Pulse from Hong Kong. With Re, we don’t solely aim to be an outlet for releasing self initiated or other affiliated projects, but also for artists and releases we deem interesting.
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20α (Twenty Alpha) focuses on the development of experimental music and film in Hong Kong. We strive to connect musicians, filmmakers, organizations, venues from local and worldwide, and share the outcome with Hong Kong audiences, especially youth. Our goal is to provide a platform for experiment through interaction and collaboration. We believe knowledge and creativity can be enhanced by deeper level of collaboration and exchange of ideas.
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