This film was available to stream from 15 - 25 October 2020 for all WOMEX 20 Digital Participants.
Directed by Bagas Oktariyan Ananta
51 mins | Indonesia, 2019 | Bahasa with English subtitles
A rare opportunity to dive deep into the world of Orgen Tunggal – a subculture that began in the early 1990s in Indonesia and underwent a significant change with the introduction of house music in 2002. The performance relies on an organ accompaniment that can be programmed playing all sorts of song rearrangements and serves as a significant source of entertainment in the countryside. The documentary narrates the story of Mirwan, a well-known organ arranger or ranger as they are popularly called. Through Mirwan's daily activities, one gets a glimpse of the dynamics of organ group life with all the challenges be it religious, social or political.
Bagas Oktariyan Ananta recently completed a major in Film and Television from the Faculty of Media Arts Record, ISI Yogyakarta, Indonesia. He is part of Piring Tirbing- cinema collective and production group focused on audio-visual development in Yogyakarta.
240BPM++ is his directorial debut.
Produced by Piring Tirbing
Director of Photography Bagas Oktariyan Ananta
Sound Lana Pranaya
Editor Bagas Oktariyan Ananta
Music by Lana Pranaya, Mirwan
Film Contact Bagas Oktariyan Ananta
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