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The Crescent Moon - Indonesia
  • Country: Indonesia
  • Director: Ismail Basbeth
  • Year: 2015
  • Duration: 94'

Mahmud is a conservative and devout muslim, troubled by the fact that his son Heli upholds a more liberal lifestyle. When Mahmud decides to search for the hilal – the crescent moon that indicates the beginning and ending of the Islamic months – he and his son are forced to travel together. As the two involuntarily embark on the journey together, their differences seem insurmountable. However, the road trip soon turns out to provide the two with the perfect opportunity to finally understand each other, and perhaps, even salvage their relationship.