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Whispering Sands (Pasir berbisik)

Rating:No Rating
Release Date:November 13, 2001
Running time:106 minutes
Cast:Christine Hakim, Dian Sastrowardoyo, Slamet Rahardjo, Didi Petet, Dik Doank
Director:Nan Triveni Achnas
Producer:Christine Hakim, Shanty Harmayn, Harris Lasmana
Writer:Nan Triveni Achnas, Rayya Makarim
Distributor:Christine Hakim Film

Description: 'Whispering Sands' is a tragedy set in a landscape as alien to most of us as the moon. Impoverished Indonesians attempt to survive -- and to maintain a social framework -- under harsh desert conditions. The bonds of friendship and family and the demands of loyalty and honesty are sometimes difficult to sustain, even under the best of conditions. When there is little food, little water and little evidence of legal authority, these bonds and demands tend to suffer, as do the people who live under these circumstances.

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