Billed as a feminist ‘satay western’. When Marlina, a young widow, is attacked and her cattle stolen, she fights back. On a journey of redemption and empowerment she travels across the big sky island of Sumba, Indonesia. Indonesian with English subtitles.
Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts
“At once tightly controlled and simmering with righteous fury, it's gorgeously lensed, atmospherically scored and moves inexorably toward a gratifying payoff.”