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Joko Anwar

Joko Anwar Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1976
Place of Birth Medan, Indonesia
Age 45 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
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Joko Anwar

Joko Anwar is an Indonesian director, producer, screenwriter and actor. Before becoming a filmmaker, he worked as a journalist and film critic. Anwar first emerged as a result of co-writing Nia Dinata's 2003 hit, Arisan! has won five Citra Award 2004. He then began directing feature films with the romantic comedy Joni's Promise in 2005, winning the Best Director nomination at the 2005 Citra Awards. since then, he has directed a variety of genres: dark horror film Dead Time: Kala, psychological thriller The Forbidden Door, supernatural thriller Satan's Slaves and real-life superhero Gundala. Anwar won three Citra awards out of 13 nominations for director and screenwriter. He has twice won the best director award: in 2015 for the urban drama A Copy of My Mind and in 2020 for the folk horror film Impetigore as well as an award for best screenplay of the year. 2008 for the co-creation of Fiksi de Mouly Surya.

Born January 03, 1976, Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia
Education Bandung Institute of Technology
Occupation Film director, screenwriter, producer
Years active 2003–present
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About Joko Anwar

Indonesian director, writer, and producer known for his work on the movies Kala, Forbidden Door, and A Copy of My Mind. Although most of his work has been more dramatic, he helped write the sex comedy Quickie Express.

Joko Anwar before fame

He originally studied Aerospace Engineering at Institut Teknologi Bandung and went on to work as a film critic.

Achievement of Joko Anwar

In 2015, he started writing for the TV show Halfworlds. He's won Citra Awards for both Best Director and Best Screenplay.

Joko Anwar family life

He grew up in Northern Sumatra.

Associations of Joko Anwar

His 2005 film Janji Joni starred Nicholas Saputra.

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Latest information about Joko Anwar updated on June 14 2021.

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