Indonesian film Pai Kau was released in February and features a cast of Chinese-Indonesian actors.

Indonesian films often show ethnic Chinese in a bad light – but filmmakers are turning their backs on old stereotypes

Chinese characters in Indonesian cinema either had exaggerated accents, or were corrupt businessmen exploiting workers in a whirl of lion dances and firecrackers. Film directors like Sidi Saleh now want to give a true portrayal

Topic |   Chinese overseas

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Indonesian film Pai Kau was released in February and features a cast of Chinese-Indonesian actors.
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