Bus Kota

Directed by Lulu Ratna
Mini-DV 21' colour 2003 Indonesia
Produced by Mao Mando Sajo

Co-produced by: Karel Doing for Studio één



To fulfil the needs of its population of 20 million people, Jakarta has an enormous amount of public transportation. Lulu Ratna takes you to the streets of Jakarta, the third most polluted city in the world, and shows you “the city of madness and opportunities with one signature: survival.”


Screening History:

Indonesia Calling - Lantaren/Venster, Cinema de Balie (Rotterdam/Amsterdam)
Indonesia Under Construction - Witte de With (Rotterdam)
Jakarta International Film Festival (Jakarta)
International Short Film Festival Sao Paolo (Sao Paolo)
Singapore International Film Festival (Singapore)
SangSalapak (Phnom Penh)
Collective Jeune Cinema (Paris)
Nova Cinema (Brussel)
Indo Filmcafe (Nijmegen)