Sidi Saleh (b. 1979) received his bachelor’s degree in cinematography from the Jakarta Institute of Arts. He entered the film industry in the early 2000s and continually active in the cinematography department. He has credits for some experimental feature film as a cinematographer such as “Blind Pig Who Wants to Fly” (the Fipresci Award at the Rotterdam Film Festival 2009), “Postcard from the Zoo” (in Competition at the Berlinale Film Festival 2012) and one of short films title is “Kara – the Daughter of a Tree” (Cannes Director’s Fortnight 2005).
Sidi made his directorial debut with 2011’s short film "FULL MOON", as part of an omnibus “Belkibolang”, thenceforth continuing his career as a film director. In 2013, he participated in film workshops at Berlinale Talent Campus. Sidi’s short film "FITRI" was in competition at the Clermont Ferrand International Film Festival 2014 and at the Venice Film Festival 2014, "MARYAM" won the best short film at the 71° Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica Film Festival 2014 in Venice.
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|SEN/MON 9||18:00||GEDUNG MERDEKA, BPPD DENPASAR|
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Sidi Saleh / Indonesia / 2014 / 17:35
Seorang pembantu rumah harus menjaga majikannya pada perayaanhari Natal
A household help instructed to take care of her employer on Christmas Eve. Between them stands a wall of differences in social and cultural background, as well as in faith and physical limitations
Sidi Saleh / Indonesia / 2014 / 13:13
Memecah kesunyian kasus pelecehan seksual. Film ini bagian dari proyek “Connecting Youth Voices”.
Breaking the silence of sexual abuse, this film is produced in the context of the project “Connecting Youth Voices”.
Sidi Saleh / Indonesia / 2010 / 11:34
Bobi, supir taksi, membawa istrinya di malam tahun baru, untuk membicarakan sesuatu.
Bobi is a cab driver who takes his wife Isna for a ride on New Year’s eve, not to celeberate but to tell her something he has long be waiting to express.
Sidi Saleh / Indonesia / 2013 / 19:50
Fitri, seorang pelacur, ingin berlibur untuk mudik pada malam Ramadhan.
Fitri, a prostitute, wants to take the day off to travel back home and be with her family on the night of an Islamic celebration after Ramadhan, but her pimp tries to talk her into staying and doing her job.
|KARA, ANAK SEBATANG POHON
KARA, THE DAUGHTER OF A TREE
Edwin / Indonesia / 2005 / 09:00 / Sidi Saleh, cinematographer
Ayah Kara menghilang setelah ronald membunuh ibunya.
Kara is a little girl living in an isolated place. Her father disappeared after Ronald killed her mother. A journalist’s invasion of her life makes her decide to seek out Ronald and ask him the ultimate question.
|DAJANG SOEMBI, PEREMPOEAN JANG DIKAWINI ANDJING
DAJANG SOEMBI, THE WOMAN WHO WAS MARRIED TO A DOG
Edwin / Indonesia / 2005 / 07:00 / Sidi Saleh, cinematographer.
Film eksperimental adaptasi dari kisah rakyat.
An experimental short film, adaptation of old Indonesian folk tale of a princess who ends up married to a dog.