Joko Anwar

Born in January 3rd, 1976

From Medan, Indonesia

Joko Anwar Biography

Joko Anwar (born January 3, 1976 in Medan, Indonesia) is a writer-director who started his career as a journalist and film critic. His works include "The Forbidden Door" (2009), which received the top prize at the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival, and "A Copy of My Mind" (2015), which competed at the 72nd Venice International Film Festival.

His film "Satan's Slaves" (2017) was the highest grossing horror of all time in Indonesia.