Another Colour TVAnother Colour TV
Another Colour TVYovista Ahtajida & Dyantini Adeline // Indonesia // 2013 // 8 min // Original with English sub. // 18+

Experimental Shorts
Wed, 23 Apr • TIM XXI 4 • 17:30*
Fri, 25 Apr • TIM XXI 3 • 17:00*
*Q&A with The Youngrr two talented directors of Another Colour TV after screening

Another Colour TV is a documentary that shows a family interaction that happens in front of their television and how television becomes a major way to escape from a reality that they are facing. This film captures a real situation of economic and cultural condition in an Indonesian suburban family, in which the mother is the central figure. Ironically, she is left alone with the television as her one and only friend in their home. She then tries to transfer to her family the values and opinions according to what she saw in the television.

The Youngrrr consists of Yovista Ahtajida and Dyantini Adeline, Communication students from the University of Indonesia. They used to work as stage videomakers in the independent music scene in Jakarta and founded a video webzine named RecAGogo. In 2014, Another Colour TV was shown in Berlinale Forum Expanded.