Mouly Surya

Indonesian filmmaker.

Mouly Surya (born 1980) is an Indonesian filmmaker.

Surya earned a BA in Media and Literature from Swinburne University; she then received an MA from Bond University. She has won numerous awards beginning with her debut film Fiksi. (2008).

Her film Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts, premiered at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, and received a number of awards, before being chosen as the Indonesian entry for Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 91st Academy Awards, although it ultimately was not nominated. She has taught directing in Jakarta.

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