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OH BROTHER OCTOPUS

OH BROTHER OCTOPUS
© Florian Kunert

The sea nomads of Indonesia believe that with every newborn there is a twin brother in the form of an octopus. Rituals are carried out to appease the brother in the water and prevent misfortunes. When dishonor occurs, Jakarta is portrayed as the apocalyptic revenge of the brother octopus.
Genre Environment/Ecology, Experimental
Category Documentary, Short
Year of Production 2017
Director Florian Kunert
Screenplay Florian Kunert
Cinematography Florian Kunert
Producer Florian Kunert
Production Company Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM), in co-production with Highway Spirits
Runtime 27 min
Format DCP, color, 1:1.78
Language
 Indonesian, Bajonese
Subtitled Version English
Sound Technology Dolby Surround
Sound Technology Dolby Surround, 5.1
Festivals Berlinale 2017, Molodist Kyiv 2018

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