Discover Pasuruan's Sustainability Industry

Julia, an Indonesian young generation lives in Surabaya, a second largest city after Jakarta in East Java Province, Indonesia has the strong interest to discover the sustainable industry in Pasuruan Regency where also located in East Java Province, especially Batik and Hand Weaving Industry as the part of local culture. Julia has visited Mohammad Subhan to learn more about the hand-weaving process in which previously they used to produced sarong cloths, but now because of the technology movement, they producing mop cloths and mop refills. Other than hand - weaving industry, Julia has also visited Batik artisans in Mojorejo and Wonosari Village to discover more of Batik home industry led by housewives and unemployed women.

  • Janet Teowarang
    Director
  • Janet Teowarang
    Writer
  • Julia Caroline Soekamto
    Key Cast
  • Mohammad Subhan
    Key Cast
  • Mokh Maimun
    Key Cast
  • Innama Mufida
    Key Cast
  • Isnaini Rodiyah
    Key Cast
  • Nurul Khusnaini
    Key Cast
  • Nurseto Ilhamiaji
    Director of Photography
  • Reina Kosasih
    Editor
  • Nurseto Ilhamiaji
    Editor
  • Julia Caroline Soekamto
    Narrator
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    9 minutes 10 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    November 6, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    500 AUD
  • Country of Origin:
    Indonesia
  • Country of Filming:
    Indonesia
  • Language:
    English, Indonesian
  • Shooting Format:
    35mm "Fullframe" and APS-C
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Janet Teowarang

Janet Teowarang is an Australian Alumni, a fashion designer and university fashion lecturer in Surabaya, Indonesia. She has the experience in making the movie costume for Indonesian movies such as Melbourne Rewind (Pamela Bowie, Aurélie Moeremans) and Surat Kecil Untuk Tuhan (Bunga Citra Lestari/ BCL) starred by renowned Indonesian actresses.

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Director Statement

I love films since I was a child and I have high concern for local's sustainability fashion industry, this has made me the urge for raising awareness through making a film.