OUR MOTHERS' LAND (2020) 


A documentary film by The Gecko Project and Mongabay

Across Indonesia, hundreds of rural communities are in conflict with corporations seeking control of their resources. When they push back, they face the wrath of the state. In Our Mothers’ Land, from The Gecko Project and Mongabay, Febriana Firdaus travels to meet women who have risen to lead social movements, facing violence, imprisonment, and judgement from conservative societies as they fight for their rights.

 

Music by Tom Adams & Dan Jeffries
Written and produced by Febriana Firdaus
Directed, edited & shot by Leo Plunkett
Produced by Tom Johnson

The film won 'Spirit Activism Award' from the prestigious Wild and Scenic Film Festival 2021 held in California, USA.