Never, in my wildest imagination, would I write a film script, direct it, edit it and even act in it myself. But when Dutch Broadcasting Company NPO-3 and Dutch TV Station AvroTros selected our project out of many other projects all over the country, I dived nose first into the world of filmmaking.
I am so very proud of our work and every single person who works in it (That’s why I put all their names below).
Currently "Science Around Us" is in its Film Festival Run. Shoot me a line if you want to have a look with a private link.
After finding out that his father was admitted into a hospital and refuses further medical treatment in Indonesia, Budi, an Indonesian, in-the-closet, prodigal son who lives in The Netherlands, has to reconnect and convince his stubborn father to take medical treatment while trying to clean up his post-sex party Airbnb . All in 20 minutes.
Director : Arif Abdillah
Scriptwriter : Arif Abdillah & Tommaso Genovesi
Produced : Marijn van der Ploeg & Arif Abdillah
Director of Photography : Tobias Smeets
Production Designer & Costume: Chavelli Martodihardjo
Editor : Arif Abdillah & Huub Verburg
Music : Renán Zelada Cisneros
Budi : Arif Abdillah
Bapak : Gundhul Ibnu Widodo
Henk : Aris Julian
Bima : Muhammad Banyu Bening
Nurse : Kiswati Anjarini
Julia : Julia van Berkom
First Assistant Director : Robert - Jonathan Koeyers