Friendship and food in ‘Aruna and Her Palate’

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About Aruna & Lidahnya,
Written by Ni Nyoman Wira, and was originally published in The Jakarta Post,
Jun 01, 2018


Aruna and Her Palate brings up a rare topic in the Indonesian film industry: Friendships and lives of people in their 30s with food as the base.

Adapted from Laksmi Pamuntjak’s novel of the same title, Aruna and Her Palate was directed by Edwin, who also helmed Posesif. “It’s a drama but with many spices,” said Edwin, when being asked to describe the film, during the press conference on Thursday, May 31, in Kemang, South Jakarta.

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