Indonesian filmmaker Edwin on his big win at Locarno Film Festival for pulp movie Vengeance Is Mine, All Others Pay Cash and its message about his country’s machismo

//Indonesian filmmaker Edwin on his big win at Locarno Film Festival for pulp movie Vengeance Is Mine, All Others Pay Cash and its message about his country’s machismo

Indonesian filmmaker Edwin on his big win at Locarno Film Festival for pulp movie Vengeance Is Mine, All Others Pay Cash and its message about his country’s machismo

More often than not a film that is a cocktail of vengeance, bloody fist fights and crude machismo is a cult hit rather than a festival award winner.But on August 14, Indonesian director Edwin proved everyone wrong when his latest feature, Vengeance Is Mine, All Others Pay Cash, not only had its world premiere at Switzerland’s prestigious Locarno Film Festival but also snared the top honour, the Golden Leopard, in its International Competition.“I’m super happy. The award comes at a very good…

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