Truck Monce winner of Papua Film Festival

Truk Monce by Immanuel Hindom (right) as first winner in Papua Film Festival (FFP); Tete Manam by Siska Manam (centre) on the second place; For Novalia and Andreas by Elisabeth Apyaka (left) at the third place –

Biak, Jubi – Movie Truck Monce by director Immanuel Hindom comes out as champion in the 2017 Film Festival Papua (FFP).

Spokesman of the committee of the Film Festival of Papua, Harun Rumbarar, on Thursday (August 10) said the judging of FFP was conducted selectively by three juries including Alia Damaihati from the Yogyakarta Documentary Film Festival, Wem Fatubun from Dayak Voices, Yerri Borang, independent journalist.

“Truck Monce movie is a 23 minutes 48 seconds duration that took palce in Keerom Regency. It tells about a daily driver, who worked from 1995 to 2016 in a palm oil plantation. Monce, the driver’s name, was forced to lose his job. March 2016, Monce modify his Truck tarpaulins to help Papuan women (Mama-mama Papua) to transport vegetables to Yanamaa Abepura market and Hamadi market in Jayapura City,” said Harun Rumbarar.

FFP 2017 General Coordinator, Urbanus, informed the 2018 Papua Film Festival will be held in the cool city of Wamena, Jayawijaya regency. (*)


Source: Antara

Editor    : Zely Ariane