This film puts forward the eyewitness accounts of former members of LEKRA (People's Cultural Organization) on their revolutionary movement.
Yang Bertanah Air, Tak Bertanah put forwards eyewitness stories of former members of LEKRA (Lembaga Kebudayaan Rakyat / People's Cultural Organisation) on their revolutionary movement, as a continuation on the unfinished Indonesian revolution of 1945. The folk-based cultural organization was founded on August 17, 1950, and ended because of oppressive military action in 1965.
Key figures from LEKRA that share their eyewitness accounts in this documentary include Permadi Lyosta, member of Folk Painters; Hersri Setiawan, Leader of LEKRA Central Java; S. Anantaguna, member of central LEKRA; Mia Bustam, Leader of LEKRA Yogyakarta; and Amrus Natalysa, Misbach Thamrin, and Djoko Pekik from Bumi Tarung, a LEKRA-run art center.
kotakhitamforum. (October 10, 2016). Yang Bertanah Air, Tak Bertanah (Trailer). Retrieved February 21, 2019, from EngageMedia Web site: https://www.engagemedia.org/Members/kotakhitamforum/videos/ybatb.