THE JUNGLE SCHOOL

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SOKOLA proudly presents: THE  JUNGLE  SCHOOL  written by  Butet  Manurung A  People  in Crisis  .  .  .   A  Young  Woman’s  Adventure  .  .  .   A  School  for  Life  .  .  .     The Orang… Continue reading

U.S Premiere of The Jungle School, March 25th 2014

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The Jungle School premieres in Washington DC on March 25! Hope to see you there. The Jungle School (Indonesia, 2013, 90min.) U.S PREMIERE: Learn about an adventurous teacher who wants to change the… Continue reading

Sokola Rimba Cinema Trailer

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The new Sokola Rimba film, directed by Riri Riza and produced by Mira Lesmana of Miles Films. In theaters from 21 November 2013! If you like what you see, “Baca buku dulu teman2, baru sedap… Continue reading

Our Film Crew is Welcomed in the Jungle by a Python!

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Python For Dinner! 23 June 2013.   The first day of shooting in the jungle, the film crew was welcomed by a python, a snake hunted by Beranya, an Orang Rimba. It was… Continue reading

Behind The Scenes of Riri Riza’s Sokola Rimba

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Inspired by Butet Manurung’s book, Sokola Rimba (English version: The Jungle School), Sokola Rimba, directed by Riri Riza and produced by Mira Lesmana of Miles FIlms, is based around the early experiences and journal… Continue reading

‘It’s a wrap!’ Filming for the movie The Jungle School now completed.

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‘It’s a wrap!’ The movie adaptation of Butet Manurung’s The Jungle school has now progressed to the post production stage. Director Riri Riza, Producer Mira Lesmana, cast, crew and support team spent three… Continue reading

Butet Attends Canberra Book Panel Discussion to Discuss The Jungle School

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Butet Attends Canberra Book Panel Discussion to Discuss The Jungle School Attending a panel discussion about “the Jungle School” at Acton Theatre, Crawford Achool, Australian National University, Canberra, on 18 February 2013, at… Continue reading

Butet Attends Canberra’s Meet Your Neighbours!

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  Tuesday, November 6, 2012.   From the jungle to Canberra, Australia! Butet was invited by Australian Poetry to an event called ACT: Meet Your Neighbours! at Biginelli Expresso Café, Australian National University (ANU)… Continue reading

BUTET MANURUNG, AN INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED HISTORY MAKER

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BUTET MANURUNG, AN INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED HISTORY MAKER   She is well known. Not only in Indonesia, but arguably in an international arena. She receives a number of awards, the prestigious ones. Some of… Continue reading

The Jungle School features on Voice Of America News

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Butet Manurung Luncurkan Buku ‘The Jungle School’ di AS Aktivis perempuan Butet Manurung, belum lama ini meluncurkan buku di Amerika. Buku ini menceritakan pengalamannya mengajar anak-anak di sejumlah daerah pedalaman di Indonesia. Hasil… Continue reading

The Jungle School + Print On Demand

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Dear fans of The Jungle School, We’re pleased to announce that for those of you want to purchase a copy of the book, but you live so far from Indonesia, you now have… Continue reading