Center for Southeast Asia and its Diasporas


Rawuh (A Swollen Head) by Agung Kurniawan (Indonesia), 34 min, Javanese w/ English Subs. Jumarno and his wife are experiencing financial difficulties, making them even more dependent on their eldest son, Zainu, who works as an illegal laborer in Malaysia. When he is slated to return home for Eid Raya, they decide to flaunt their non-existent money to their fellow villagers by throwing a lavish celebration.