Land Beneath the Fog back to movies

  • Country: Indonesia
  • Director: Shalahuddin Siregar
  • Year: 2011
  • Duration: 105'

In the rhythm of a slow visual journey, The Land Beneath the Fog takes an intimate look on family relations in Genikan, a village on the slope of Merbabu Mountain. A quiet community faces change without understanding why it happens. As a community of farmers who rely on traditional Javanese calendar system to read the seasons, they become puzzled by the dramatic change of seasons. Describing a life on the brink of vanishing, this documentary offers deep insights into an invisible and disenfranchised society which is struggling hard underneath its veiled existence.