Best new Indonesian/Bahasa Movies (2017) - Top Netflix & Cinema

For a country with over a 250 million residents, Indonesia’s movie industry is relatively unknown for many of us in America and Europe. So read on to find out which movies from the archipelago you definitely shouldn’t miss!
The Vore's Film staff selects the top best Indonesian/Bahasa movies of 2017 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Joko Anwar, Joshua Oppenheimer & Gareth Evans Indonesia's biggest directors?

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Anticipated 2017 Indonesian/Bahasa movies to watch

    Solo, Solitude (Thursday January 19, 2017)

    Solo, Solitude film poster Director
    Yosep Anggi Noen
    Gunawan Maryanto
    Marissa Anita
    Eduward Manalu

    A contemplative biopic about controversial Indonesian poet Wiji Thukul, who was banished by the Suharto regime because of his critical texts. ...Read more

Best Indonesian/Bahasa movies on Netflix or DVD in 2017 & 2016

2010's best rated Indonesian/Bahasa movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

    Selamat Pagi, Malam (Thursday June 19, 2014)

    Selamat Pagi, Malam film poster Director
    Lucky Kuswandi
    Dayu Wijanto
    Adinia Wirasti

    A spectacle of a melancholy night through the eyes of three very different women who have their respective visions of the dynamics...Read more

    The Act of Killing (Friday November 8, 2013)

    The Act of Killing film poster Director
    Joshua Oppenheimer, Anonymous
    Anwar Congo
    Herman Koto
    Syamsul Arifin

    An eccentric documentary that presents to the members of former death squad leaders in Indonesia, a challenge to create a...Read more

    The Raid 2: Berandal (Friday April 11, 2014)

    The Raid 2: Berandal film poster Director
    Gareth Evans
    Iko Uwais
    Yayan Ruhian
    Arifin Putra

    Just after a raid that almost costed Rama his life, he has to join a criminal syndicate as an undercover agent not just to bring...Read more

    Sang Kiai (Thursday May 30, 2013)

    Sang Kiai film poster Director
    Rako Prijanto
    Christine Hakim
    Agus Kuncoro

    The film depicts the strategies of a strong-willed religious leader who was thefounder of Southeast Asia's largest Islamic...Read more

    The Raid (Friday April 13, 2012)

    The Raid film poster Director
    Gareth Evans
    Iko Uwais
    Ananda George
    Ray Sahetapy

    A S.W.A.T team falls victim to corruption and treachery while executing a surprise raid on an influential mobster's tenement,...Read more

    Sang Penari (Thursday November 10, 2011)

    Sang Penari film poster Director
    Ifa Isfansyah
    Prisia Nasution
    Oka Antara
    Slamet Rahardjo

    A telling tale circling the dimensions of love, culture, duty and fate; Two teenagers fall in love but the harsh turns of fate...Read more