Filmmakers A–M

Indonesia Doc Film Makers

    © Abduh Aziz

    Abduh Aziz

    works as Production Manager, Producer and Script Writer for several feature fiction and documentaries. He is the Head Chairman of Indonesia Art Coalition.More ...
    © Ahsan Andrian

    Ahsan Andrian

    has loved movies since his father—who owned a video rental—often took him to the cinema during his childhood.More ...
    Amelia Hapsari
    obtained her bachelor and master degree in Communications from Ohio University. In 2009, she moved to Timor-Leste to direct a non-profit production house. Amelia is now the Program Director of In-Docs, an non-profit organization that promotes documentary filmmaking in Indonesia. More…
      Amin ShabanaAminShabanaAmin Shabana
      graduated from Post Graduate degree in Communication Management at University of Indonesia. He is the Director of Ladang Media Foundation—a non-governmental organization focusing on civic education issues since 2010. He is also a freelance media consultant. More…
        Andang KelanaAndang KelanaAndang Kelana
        was born in Jakarta, May 7th 1983. In addition to making films and videos, Andang has been focusing on developing media arts projects through web-based works in the last two years. More…
          Arfan SabranAndi Arfan SabranAndi Arfan Sabran
          Andi Arfan Sabran’s endeavor in the world of documentary began when he entered Eagle Awards Documentary Competition in 2006. His work with Suparman Supardi, SUSTER APUNG, won three awards in that competition, including the award for Best Film. More…
            DocNet© Andibachtiar YusufAndibachtiar Yusuf
            is an Indonesian filmmaker who works for both Fiction & Documentary genre. More…
              Ariani DjalalAriani DjalalAriani Djalal
              got her bachelor degree from Faculty of Philosophy Gadjah Mada University. She has produced, written, and directed documentary and news feature for television. More ...
                Arief AsrilArief AsrilArief Asril
                is a director focusing on music. He studied Fine Arts at Jakarta Institute of Art (IKJ). More ...
                  Aryo Danusiri
                  is a video artist and anthropologist born in Jakarta in 1973. His works have been exploring the circulations of new keywords, violence and memory in reconfiguring political and social landscape of post-authoritarian Indonesian 1998. More…
                    Bowo LeksonoBowo LeksonoBowo Leksono
                    Graduated from Law School of Diponegoro University in Semarang, Bowo Leksono was a former journalist who has produced short fictions and documentaries since 1994. Currently Bowo is the Operational Director at Jaringan Kerja Film Banyumas (Banyumas Film Network). More…
                      BW Purba NegaraBW Purba Negara
                      co-founded the production house Limaenam Films and has made several documentaries and shorts under its banner. Completely self-trained, he co-founded the production house Limaenam Films and has made several documentaries and shorts under its banner. More…
                        © Caroline Monteiro

                        Caroline Monteiro

                        has worked in film production since 1996 as a writer and film producer.More ...
                        © Chairun Nissa

                        Chairun Nissa

                        more fondly known as Ilun, Chairun Nissa graduated with a degree in film-directing from Jakarta Arts Institute in 2009.More ...
                        Daniel Rudi HaryantoDaniel Rudi HaryantoDaniel Rudi Haryanto
                        During Soeharto’s era in 1998 he was active in the student movement. In 1999 he and his friends established Cinema Society, an organisation that focused on Indonesian cinema researches and studies. More…
                          Deyna HaryantoDeyna HaryantoDeyna Heryanto
                          started career as video journalist for reuters news agency, followed by a bright career path at Trans TV and Indonesia news channel Metro TV as assistant producer, director, and producer. More…
                            © Dimas Dhifka Saputro

                            Dimas Dhifka Saputro

                            starts making documentary in 2007 as cameraman. Now, he is a director of production department at kotakhitam forum.More ...
                            D.S. NugraheniDwi Sujanti NugraheniDwi Sujanti Nugraheni
                            is a researcher and a documentary filmmaker. She also fasilitates video workshop for youth and the Deaf Community, and manages an annual documentary film festival (FFD) in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. More…
                              DocNetFirdausy
                              as known as Dosy Omar, was born in Jakarta, 8 October 1977. More...
                              HafizHafizHafiz
                              also known as Hafiz Rancajale, was born in Pekanbaru in 1971. He studied Fine Arts in Jakarta Institute of Art (IKJ) and co-founded Ruang Rupa and Forum Lenteng. In 2003, he initiated OK.Video Jakarta International Video Festival with Indonesia National Gallery. More ...
                                IGP WiranegaraI.G.P. Wiranegara
                                After finishing high school in Bali in 1979, IGP Wiranegara moved to work. In 1998, when the monetary crisis struck Indonesia, he decided to study at the Faculty of Film and Television, Jakarta Arts Institute (FFTV-IKJ). More ...
                                  © Ismail Fahmi Lubish

                                  Ismail Fahmi Lubish

                                  graduated in 1999 from Jakarta Arts Institute, majoring in directing. He worked several years on Indonesian TV soap operas before deciding to focus on documentary making.More ...
                                  Jason IskandarJason IskandarJason Iskandar
                                  was born in Jakarta, Indonesia, 1991. He started making short films at 2007, at a documentary workshop in Jakarta. Since then, he continue making short film, both fiction and documentary. More ...
                                    Kisno ArdiKisno Ardi
                                    is a documentary film director and a video community activist. He is mostly interested in the issues of culture and religion. He works part time for several agencies and documentary production houses in Jakarta and Yogyakarta. More ...
                                      Neang KavichKurnia Yudha F.
                                      is a member of Komunitas Dokumenter Indonesia, a working collective which actively moves in documentary film area based in Jogjakarta. More ...
                                        Lexy RambadetaLexy Rambadeta
                                        is the founder of Offstream Films and Images and also Recording the Future Projects. He has an extensive archive of more than 10,000 hours of footages and 30,000 stills. More ...
                                          Lutfi Retno Wahyudyanti
                                          works as a communication manager in Java Learning Centre, an NGO Networks focusing on community forestry. She started learning to make documentary when she became a finalist in 2008 Eagle Awards presented by Metro TV and In-Docs. More...
                                            Mia Virawati
                                            completed her Bachelor of Art in Interior Design at Trisakti University Jakarta Indonesia in 2002 and her Master of Arts in International Broadcast Journalism at Birmingham City University UK in 2004. More ...