Garin Nugroho

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Garin Nugroho was born 1961 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. After completing his degree, he worked for many years as lecturer for Film and Television and has shot numerous documentaries and important movies. Today hs is seen as the most important film director of the Indonesian cinema. Not merely a director, Nugroho is also a respected film critic. Furthermore, hes director of SET Workshop and holds lectures in many different colleges. His films have won national as well as international prizes, and have been screened at various festivals, including Cannes and Berlin.