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Meiske Taurisia

Meiske Taurisia




Decision Maker 2018
Decision Maker 2017
Decision Maker 2016
FrameWork Participant 2009


Meiske Taurisia, Jakarta, Indonesia. She studied Architecture, Textile Design, and Fashion Strategy prior to working in the film industry. Currently she is studying Public Policy (ME).
In 2008 she co-founded babibutafilm. She produced BLIND PIG WHO WANTS TO FLY (2008) Fipresci Award; POSTCARDS FROM THE ZOO (2012) in competition at Berlinale; ROCKET RAIN (2013) in competition at Forum Independent-Karlovy Vary; THE FOX EXPLOITS THE TIGER'S MIGHT (2015, short) in competition at Semaine de la Critique-Cannes; and recently CUTS (2016, documentary) at Panorama IDFA.
In 2016, she founded Palari Films together with film producer Muhammad Zaidy, who produced ATHIRAH (2016) Best Film at Festival Film Indonesia.

company profile

Palari Films is a Jakarta-Indonesia based film production company that strives to produce unique and quality films that will appeal to both Indonesian and International market.
POSESIF (Edwin, 2017) is the first feature of the company that positions Palari Films into the centre of Indonesian cinema landscape. The film won Best Director, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor at the Indonesian Film Award (FFI2017), and Best Film, Best Cinematography, Best Actress at Jogja-Netpac Asian Film Festival (JAFF2017), at the same time accumulating box office number.
Currently Palari Films is developing a book adaptation by Eka Kurniawan title VENGEANCE IS MINE, ALL OTHER PAY CASH. The book released in summer 2017 in US and UK, followed by Europe and rest of the world. VENGEANCE IS MINE, ALL OTHER PAY CASH co-written and directed by Edwin won Busan Award at Asian Project Market 2016.