lives and works in Jakarta, Indonesia
2019 CROSSING BORDERS fellowship from Robert Bosch Stiftung, Germany.
2018 Second time selected in ASIADOC Scriptwriting Residency Program in Yogyakarta. Organized by Docmonde and FFD Yogyakarta.
2018 Director in RESPITE. Screening at Goethe Haus, July 2018 and at Babylon Kino Berlin, Nov. 2018
2017 5 VILLAGES / 5 ISLANDS ‘s project scholarship from Goethe Institut Indonesien and University of Fine Arts (HFBK) Hamburg. Mentored by Professor Pepe Danquart and Bernd Schoch. Screening at Arkipel 2017, FFD 16 and Europe on Screen 2018
2017 Assistant director in OH BROTHER OCTOPUS. Selected to Berlinale Short 2017, winner of German Short Film Award LOLA 2017, and screening at Europe on Screen 2018
2016 Screenwriter’s residency program scholarship at AsiaDoc from Docmonde and Goethe Institut Vietnam, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Mentored by Arne Birkenstock.
2015 FInalist of John Darling Fellowship, Australia.
2014 Director in TRANSIT, Screening at Brunnenpassage by This Human World, Vienna, Austria, and screening at Babylon Kino Berlin in 2018 , organized by Watch Indonesia in Germany.
2012 Co-director in INDONESIA LABORERS IN DUBAI, Screening at South East Asia Studies International Conference in Bonn, funded by Asia and Africa Institute, University of Bonn, Germany
2011 Director in IN BETWEEN, Screening at Student Film Night 2011 at TOP Kino in Vienna, Austria and at Screen Production Conference 2013 in Zanzibar, Tanzania. Produced by Institute for Visual History, University of Vienna, Austria
2011 Director in BENJAMIN MACHT BLAU, produced by ETHONCINECA’s project workshop. Screening at Schikaneder Kino, Vienna, and at TATORT Hernals LINSE FIlmfest 2011, Vienna, Austria
2010 Director in THE BLACK MESSIAH, cited by Australian National University Press: From ‘Stone-Age’ to ‘Real-Time’, Under Two Flags
2005 Diplom Ingenieur in Energy Technology at Technische Universität Berlin, Germany