Joko Anwar

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Joko Anwar was born on January 3, 1976 in Medan, Indonesia. He is a writer and director, known for Pengabdi Setan (2017), The Forbidden Door (2009) and Gundala (2019). See full bio »

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Gundala Writer
Impetigore Writer


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 2021 Sri Asih (Writer) (pre-production)
 2019 Impetigore
 2019 Gundala (written by)
 2018 Folklore (TV Mini-Series) (Writer - 1 episode)
- A Mother's Love (Indonesia) (2018) ... (Writer)
 2017 Pengabdi Setan (written by)
 2017 Jalanin Aja (Short)
 2017 Stip & Pensil
  Halfworlds (TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes, 2015) (co-writer - 3 episodes, 2016)
- Episode #1.8 (2016) ... (co-writer)
- Episode #1.7 (2016) ... (co-writer)
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... (co-writer)
- Episode #1.5 (2015)
- Episode #1.4 (2015)
 2012 Durable Love (Short)
 2012 Grave Torture (Short)
 2012 Ritual
 2009 The Forbidden Door (screenplay)
 2008 Fiksi. (writer)
 2007 Dead Time
 2003 The Gathering (writer)
 2003 Joni Be Brave (Short) (writer)
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Show Show Editor (1 credit)
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5' 11¼" (1.81 m)

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Has a reoccurring image in his films which is a pregnant woman.

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