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Big Durian Big Apple

Big Durian, Big Apple by Azalia Muchransyah (USA), 5 min, Indonesian w/ English Subs. By juxtaposing footage from “the Big Apple” and poetic narration, Big Durian Big Apple is a visual love letter to the filmmaker’s hometown of Jakarta, Indonesia (fondly called “the Big Durian” by its denizens).