Center for Southeast Asia and its Diasporas

Layang Layang

Layang-Layang (Adrift) by Ryo Maestro (Indonesia), 17 min, Javanese w/ English Subs. A mother decides whether or not to leave their home even as her neighbors are being evicted to make way for a new development. Pretty soon, Prapti and all of her sons have to face the consequences of a decision that actually they don't want to choose.