Bilal is a film that attempts to seek for identity. It questioning the way of dress of the muezzin. A search into the hearts of person’s religiosity. A critique for the religious stagnancy, that created half-size and small-minded human beings.
This 3 minutes 42 seconds video, made by Bagasworo Aryanintyas in April 2006. This work was first presented at Parade Filem Video Forum Lenteng 2006 event, at GoetheHaus Jakarta. This video has been screened at various national and international events, both film festivals or contemporary art exhibitions (media art) in some countries. In Indonesia, this video presented among others at; Jakarta 32°C Exhibition, at National Gallery of Indonesia (2006); Jogja NETPAC Asian Film Festival (2006); À Courts d’écran # 5, Centre Culturel Français Jakarta (2007); Documentary Days Faculty of Economics UI (2008); Authoritarianism Heritage Conference, Democracy and Tyranny of Capital (2008), and several presentations of workshops and discussions in various regions of Indonesia. International presentations, among others; Pameran NEO BEGINNER, TENT Center, Rotterdam (2006); 5ÈME FESTIVAL SIGNES DE NUIT, Paris, France (2008); 37th INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ROTTERDAM (2008); BOMBAY SAPPHIRE_ART PROJECTS, India (2008); The 55th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany(2009). Finalis Indonesian Art Awards (2010).
Kamera [Camera] Wachyu Ariestya Permana; Editor Hafiz, Bagasworo Aryaningtyas; Artistik [Art] Andy Rahmatullah; Penampilan [Performance] Bagasworo Aryaningtyas; Alih Bahasa [english subtitles] Mirza Jaka Suryana; Produksi [Production] Forum Lenteng