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Indonesian Festival Hit ’24 Hours With Gaspar’ Sets Netflix Debut

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24 Hours with Gaspar
Sabda Armandio Alif

Written by Naman Ramachandran, originally published in Variety

Nov 28, 2023

Netflix has acquired Indonesian filmmaker Yosep Anggi Noen’s festival favorite film “24 Hours with Gaspar.”

Adapted from a detective novel of the same title that was published in 2017 by Sabda Armandio, “24 Hours with Gaspar” follows the life of private detective Gaspar, who has only 24 hours to live. He discovers clues leading to the mysterious disappearance of Kirana, a childhood friend, and later to Wan Ali, who’s involved in a human trafficking syndicate. Gaspar, along with five other people, plans to rob a jewelry store in the last hours of his life.

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