Base Entertainment


2009 The Forbidden Door
2007 Dead Time Kala

A victim of a targeted attack, Maya returns to her native village in search of answers. She discovers that the community is struck by a terrible curse, which causes the near-immediate death of infants born with no skin.

Joko Anwar is one of the most gifted actors, screenwriters and directors of his generation and is responsible for some of Indonesian cinema’s biggest successes. With Impetigore, he continues with the development of the horror film begun with his previous works Modus Anomali and Satan’s Slaves. A skilfully scripted and brilliantly directed horror thriller, which constantly plays with the codes of the genre and viewers’ expectations of entertainment that’s both gripping and shrewd.

Friday, 30 October, 2:45pm at the Vox

Saturday, 31 October, 11am at the Star St Ex

Sunday, 1 November, 4pm at the UGC

Technical information

Director: Indonesia

Year: 2019

Runtime: 1hr47

Language: Indonesian, subtitled in French


Director: Joko Anwar

Producers: Shanty Harmayn, Tia Hasibuan, Aoura Lovenson Chandra

Scenario: Joko Anwar

Actors: Tara Basro, Marissa Anita, Christine Hakim