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JARANAN PREMIERE FILM SCREENING

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PIAZZA ITALIA AT ARGYLE SQUARE

Cnr Lygon St and Argyle Place

Carlton, Victoria

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'Jaranan’: the name given to a tradition of Javanese horse dance that has the power to entrance its participants and enable their bodies to become vehicles for the spirits of the dead.

Jaranan is set in contemporary East Java where the hype of social media and pop culture reign in equal measure with the ghosts of the past, the story is shown through the eyes of Pak Agus, a shaman and student of Java’s mystical arts. Follow the character’s journey from the darkness of the criminal underworld to his destiny as a community healer, spiritual guide and artist.

Presented by artists Silvia Indriyani, Brahmantyo Putra and Marcus Salvagno, Jaranan is a true fusion of spiritual tradition and modern innovation.

This special premier screening will also feature a live performance by dancer Janette Hoe in collaboration with Framed percussion ensemble.

Directed by Marcus Salvagno

Produced by Silvia Indriyani

Cinematography by Brahmantyo Putra

Special thanks to Project Eleven, Pak Agus Triwahyudi and the Padepokan Gadung Melati; The Volcanic Winds Project & East Timor Women Australia.

PRESENTED AS PART OF MAPPING MELBOURNE 2017.

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PIAZZA ITALIA AT ARGYLE SQUARE

Cnr Lygon St and Argyle Place

Carlton, Victoria

Australia

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