A still from the Indonesian horror film Impetigore (category III: Indonesian), starring Tara Basro, Marissa Anita, and Ario Bayu. Joko Anwar directs. A still from the Indonesian horror film Impetigore (category III: Indonesian), starring Tara Basro, Marissa Anita, and Ario Bayu. Joko Anwar directs.
A still from the Indonesian horror film Impetigore (category III: Indonesian), starring Tara Basro, Marissa Anita, and Ario Bayu. Joko Anwar directs.

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Impetigore film review: grisly Indonesian horror by Joko Anwar pits modernity against tradition

  • A city girl travels to the village where she was born, only to discover too late that a grim fate awaits her
  • This supernatural thriller is unevenly paced and fails to capitalise on its grisly premise, but Tara Basro is excellent in the lead role

Topic |   Asian cinema
A still from the Indonesian horror film Impetigore (category III: Indonesian), starring Tara Basro, Marissa Anita, and Ario Bayu. Joko Anwar directs. A still from the Indonesian horror film Impetigore (category III: Indonesian), starring Tara Basro, Marissa Anita, and Ario Bayu. Joko Anwar directs.
A still from the Indonesian horror film Impetigore (category III: Indonesian), starring Tara Basro, Marissa Anita, and Ario Bayu. Joko Anwar directs.
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