TEMPO.CO, – THE Indonesian epic movie entitled ‘Cut Nyak Dien’ that was made in 1989 was screened in the ’40 years Erros Djarot’ concert at the Plenary Hall Jakarta Convention Center. The concert remarks the 40-year contribution of an Indonesian director and actor, Erros Djarot, to the movie industry.Scenes at the opening credit and the ending parts of the movie were played with an orchestral music background performed by the Erwin Gutawa Orchestra.
Cut Nyak Dien was Erros’ debut as a movie director and the film became a legend in its time. A live scoring music for a film is not a new thing in Indonesia. A similar performance was held previously by composer Pierre Osser and Batavia Madrigal Singers at the Jakarta Theatre to accompany a 1930s film entitled Nosferatu.
Sunday, 16 February, 2014