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Emma' (Mother) (2016)

Athirah (original title)
Athirah's life is shattered when another woman enters her husband's life. In a time and cultural background where polygamy is still widely accepted, Athirah struggles alone with the hurt and humiliation.

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Riri Riza
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Credited cast:
Cut Mini Theo ... Athirah
Christoffer Nelwan Christoffer Nelwan ... Ucu
Nino Prabowo Nino Prabowo ... Adult Ucu
Arman Dewarti Arman Dewarti ... Puang Ajji
Indah Permatasari Indah Permatasari ... Ida
Tika Bravani Tika Bravani ... Adult Ida
Jajang C. Noer Jajang C. Noer ... Athirah's Mother
Dimi Cindyastira Dimi Cindyastira ... Aini
Irmawati Jabbar Irmawati Jabbar ... Aisyah
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Andreuw Parinussa Andreuw Parinussa ... Daeng Rusdi
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Athirah's life is shattered when another woman enters her husband's life. In a time and cultural background where polygamy is still widely accepted, Athirah struggles alone with the hurt and humiliation. Meanwhile, Athirah's eldest son, Ucu, has to go through his teenage years with uncertainty. While trying to understand what is going on in his family, Ucu falls in love with Ida. His effort to approach Ida isn't easy and Ucu's frustration deepens when he discovers that his mother is pregnant again. A portrait of an Indonesian family in South Sulawesi circa 1960 that still resonates today.

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Country:

Indonesia

Language:

Indonesian

Release Date:

29 September 2016 (Indonesia) See more »

Also Known As:

Emma' (Mother) See more »

Filming Locations:

South Sulawesi, Indonesia

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Miles Films See more »
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