Awi Suryadi Dishes Details on ‘Danur’ [Exclusive]
While Awi Suryadi probably isn’t a name that North American horror fans immediately recognize, it’s a name that you should remember. Suryadi impressed with his debut horror film, BADOET [Reivew], and now he’s preparing to release his highly-anticipated follow up, DANUR, in Indonesian cinemas later this month.
Given Suryadi’s eye for beautifully composed cinema and his ability to achieve his trademark aesthetic on a fairly limited budget, we’re expecting big things not only from DANUR, but from his future career in the genre space as a whole (and we know a thing or two about calling early standouts).
We were lucky enough to catch up with Awi earlier this week to talk about DANUR: I Can See Ghosts. Here’s what he had to say:
The trailer for your first film, Badoet, has received over a million views on Youtube. For those that have seen that film, what sort of similarities are there between it and DANUR?