5 Indonesian Movies with International Achievements You Should Watch

It seems like the industry of Indonesian movies is growing so much faster than before. We know very well that a lot of Indonesian movies have been popular in the world. We can say Habibie dan Ainun, Laskar Pelangi, and many more. But actually, there are a lot of Indonesian movies with international achievements you should watch. […]

5 Most Famous Indonesian Folktales

Stories are being passed on from generation to generation. Either proven to be true or a matter of community’s belief, these stories, or known as the folktales, have then become another part of the popular culture which are being retold especially to the children. Indonesia is a country rich of its ancestors’ heritage, and this […]

5 Best Indonesian Horror Movies

Indonesia’s film industry has been growing rapidly in the past decade, producing numerous high-quality movies of many genres—drama, comedy, action, thriller, horror, and others. Of all these genres, it is no more doubted that the horror genre has been one of the most identical genres when it comes to Indonesian movies. Horror movies have been […]

5 Legendary Indonesian Dangdut Performers

Dangdut is the music of my country. Ever had that line of song from Project Pop, one of the most famous bands in Indonesia, lingering in your mind for a period of time? It is indeed a great reminder especially for us Indonesians that dangdut is authentically the folk music of Indonesia. As a native song […]

5 Most Popular Indonesian Actresses

As a rapidly growing industry in Indonesia, the national film industry has attracted many women to participate in film productions as an actress. A lot have been developing their acting careers in this industry, and talented names have continued to stand out and become widely known as popular actresses in Indonesia. We all should have […]

Batik Cirebon – History, Patterns, Making-Of

Batik is a vital icon in Indonesia. This is an Indonesian technique of creating art and craft using wax and dye. Batik, categorized as an ancient tradition, has been practiced for centuries in many parts of Indonesia, including in West Java known as Batik Cirebon.  The History of Batik Cirebon  Batik Cirebon is closely related […]

7 Most Popular Indonesian Actors

Indonesia’s film industry has been growing for the past decade. It is because of the role of excellent and highly talented directors, scriptwriters, cameramen, and more importantly most popular Indonesian actors.  It is actors who show up to the screen and create whether good or bad impression to audiences. Some of the actors become highly […]

8 Most Famous Indonesian Dangdut Performers

If you are familiar with Bollywood music, it is quite similar to dangdut. Dangdut is very popular in Indonesia, Brunei, and Singapore. This folk music of Indonesia currently mixes it with disco music, hip hop or reggae because most Indonesian dangdut fans are youngsters. Dangdut is a stylistically combination of Hindustani, Arabic, and Malay Folk. […]

Introducing 10 Most Popular Indonesian Superheroes

If America has a group of superheroes named Marvel’s The Avengers, Indonesia also has Bumilangit Cinematic Universe. Announced in 2019, Bumilangit Cinematic Universe shows the story of original Indonesian superheroes. There are nineteen characters in the story, here are the ten most popular Indonesian superheroes. 1. Gundala Putra Petir Gundala has an electric power just […]

7 Best Indonesian Romance Movies

You can name any Western romance movies like Titanic and The Notebook that are so legendary. Or, Thailand movies such as A Little Thing Called Love. Korean dramas also become an option when you want to feel the butterfly in your belly.  However, Indonesia also produces beautiful lovey-dovey movies. Here are the best Indonesian romance […]