The ascension of a photo-poet : Garin Nugroho's quest for beauty / Maszalida Hamzah

Hamzah, Maszalida (2008) The ascension of a photo-poet : Garin Nugroho's quest for beauty / Maszalida Hamzah. Jurnal Skrin Malaysia, 5. pp. 1-27. ISSN 1823-1020

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This essay is part of the four poles of a meta-philosophical approach towards apprehending the films of acclaimed Indonesian film director Garin Nugroho as photo-poetry and himself, the photo-poet. It is the child of the first two poles being: Creation from Light and For All Time. The ascension of a photo-poet depicts his metaphysical journey into several realms, known and unknown as seen through the eye of the heart of the writer. It is through this journey that he captures, recaptures, discovers and rediscovers. This infinity of toiling, mingling and meditating process is the conditioning of his experiential quest into his' poesis,' an act of creation that makes him a photo-poet, rejuvenated at every moment in time.

Item Type: Article
Hamzah, MaszalidaUNSPECIFIED
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PL Languages and literatures of Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania > Indonesian poetry
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > Motion pictures > Motion picture industry > Indonesia
Divisions: Faculty of Artistic and Creative Technology
Journal or Publication Title: Jurnal Skrin Malaysia
ISSN: 1823-1020
Volume: 5
Page Range: pp. 1-27
Item ID: 11624
Uncontrolled Keywords: Photo-poetry, Indonesian film director
Last Modified: 20 Jun 2016 08:31
Depositing User: Staf Pendigitalan 1

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