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Friday, January 4, 2013

LOVE OF A FOREST MAIDEN (CHINTA GADIS RIMBA) 1958

"i  watched this Movie when i was a kid..long2x time ago.. during the "OLD SKOL" era..rented a VIDEO TAPE from "Kedai kisit"(no VCD/DVD..no ASTRO ..etc)...once on Malaysia National TV..RTM ....basically its about FORBIDDEN LOVE(CHINTA TERHALANG)..between Malay Guy with Pretty young Dayak Girl .
 In fact, this movie depicting a background during Headhunting period "Ngayau Era " among Dayak especially "Dayak Iban VS Dayak Kayan"when a Malay Guy captivated @ Iban Village & falling in LOVE with BINTANG(the Sea Dyak girl) who'take care over him during the detention ..**i forgot the rest of the storyline** but the end of the movie the Iban Girl was chasing by the enemy & run away using the Long Boat (Perau) . she was injured by the "Blowpipe Dart"(Kena Sumpit ) & her Long Boat had stranded @Malay Village ...the local found her at the river & took her home...after sometimes  she recovered  & she realised that she was at her LOVER Village..the Young Couple getting married &...  "HAPPILY EVER After"  
"BINTANG: Chinta Gadis Rimba 1958"
For Illustration Purpose only: Kumang Iban Borneo Hornbill Festival 2013 with Iban Costume

"Love of a Forest Maiden"(CHINTA GADIS RIMBA) is 1958 film (Chinta Gadis Rimba) directed by L.Krishnan .It is based on the novel (the first time Malay film has been adapting from a novel) CHINTA GADIS RIMBA by Harun Aminurrashid and the main cast by S.Roomai Noor,Narang and M.Amin. 

The film is about Bintang ,the Iban girl who goes against the wishes of her parents & runs off to her Malay Lover.The film also the first time a full length picture has been shot in Sarawak and the first time a Iban girl has played the lead in film.


"Love of a Forest Maiden"(CHINTA GADIS RIMBA) 

The Straits Times, 3 September 1956, Page 7

Wanted: A jungle belle who knows about love

"Love of a Forest Maiden"(CHINTA GADIS RIMBA) 

The Straits Times, 3 September 1956, Page 7

Wanted: A jungle belle who knows about love

LOVE OF A FOREST MAIDEN (CHINTA GADIS RIMBA) 1958 -Malay Film Industry(Singapore )
(Language:Malay & Iban)

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Sdh tngok ka bro?

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Anonymous said...

what a disgrace to the ibans by belittling them in this horrendous film

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