PAK BECAK

7 mins (2013)  


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Unlike Jakarta where cycle rickshaws (becaks) are banned for being a traffic hazard, the becak thrives in the city of Yogyakarta and
is considered a Javanese icon. Filmed one late afternoon, this short documentary follows an 81-year-old man who has been working
as a becak driver for over 55 years.


Awards

  • Finalist 2013 VELOBerlin Film Award

Directed, Shot & Edited by Mark Andersson
Produced by Katrina Lucas