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Opera Jawa Reviews

September 19, 2008
Blood and beauty are set in tandem, leaving the audience to wrestle with the contradictions that [director] Nugroho highlights in a film that stands out by any standard of cinema.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
January 18, 2008
Read More | Original Score: 4/6
January 16, 2008
A colorful and confounding head trip, Opera Jawa is guaranteed to test the fortitude of all but the most adventurous viewer.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
January 15, 2008
A radiant folk fantasia, at once sophisticated and elemental, freewheeling and composed.
September 23, 2006
A beautifully mounted musical epic combining traditional myths with contempo meditations on violence and social inequality, Opera Jawa is bold and innovative.