Wregas Bhanuteja

Wregas Bhanuteja was born in Jakarta, Indonesia - 20 October 1992. He grew up and knew film for the first time in Yogyakarta, Central Java. He graduated from Jakarta Institute of Arts in 2014 with film directing major. He made some short films including "Lembusura" (2015) that competed in Berlin International Film Festival 2015. In 2016 he won Best Short Film in Cannes Critics Weeks with his short film "Prenjak/In The Year of Monkey" (2016) and won Silver Screen Award for best short film in Singapore International Film Festival 2016. His latest short film "No One is Crazy in This Town" (2019) competed in Sundance Film Festival 2020 and Clermont Ferrand International Short Film Festival 2020. Currently he is working in Rekata Studio, Jakarta and now he is preparing his first feature film.


Wregas Bhanuteja

Jakarta, Indonesia

photo by : Yohanes Budyambara

Wregas Bhanuteja's Filmography

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​Raphael Wregas Bhanuteja is an Indonesian film director and scriptwriter. Wregas is the first Indonesian movie director to win best short film in the 55th Semaine de la Critique, Cannes Film Festival 2016 with his film, Prenjak.