[Pengabdi Setan], directed by Joko Anwar, Indonesia 2016, 107'
For many years, Indonesian director Joko Anwar dreamed about making a remake of Pengabdi Setan – a classic horror film of cult renown in his native country. He set the action of his film in 1981, which is emphasized by perfectly chosen costumes and hairstyles, but the story of a haunted house, Satan and zombies is realized in an exceptionally contemporary fashion.
Roni – 20-plus-year-old girl has to look after younger brothers after their mother’s death. She, however, does not want to part with the family...