ANNAH LA JAVANAISE
Annah la JavanaiseDirected by Fatimah Tobing Rony
Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A
In 1893, a 13-year-old girl came to work for French painter Paul Gauguin as his maid and model. They called her Annah la Javanaise. This is a reimagining of her story.
Director: Fatimah Tobing Rony
Writer: Fatimah Tobing Rony
Producer: Fatimah Tobing Rony
Executive Producer: Fatimah Tobing Rony
Composer: Aghi Narottama
Music: Aghi Narottama
Cast: Rosana Nur Cikita, Imam Wahyudi, Oom Umiyati, Karen Strassman, Jean-Michel Richaud
Frame by frame. Pose by pose. Pixel by pixel. These are drawings that move and drawings that move us.