Friday, February 28, 2014
Ain’t No Shortcuts Here, Boy… – Jalan Pintas
"The political subtexts, however, cannot be ignored, especially since the filmmakers have a background in producing texts laden with them. Namron, for example, produced and directed the likes of ‘Gedebe’ and ‘Gadoh’, while the aforementioned ‘Psiko Pencuri Hati’ (a more mainstream effort), still hits home with those who are keen enough to seek out such interpretations."
An excerpt from a review of 'Jalan Pintas' I wrote for Thoughts on Films.