TFL Films & Series

Postcards from the Zoo

This is the story of Lana. Her memories started 20 years ago, when her father abandoned her in the zoo.

FeatureLab 2009
Main info

Title: Postcards from the Zoo
Year: 2012
Directed by: Edwin
Premiere & awards: Berlin International Film Festival 2012, Competition
Produced by: Babibutafilm - Indonesia
In co-production with: Pallas Film - Germany
Countries: Indonesia, Hong Kong, China, Germany


Little Lana was 3 years old when she was abandoned alone in the zoo. Raised by a giraffe trainer, the zoo is the only world she knows. Until one day, a charming magician arrives and Lana finds her love, for she is ready to leave the zoo. Lana embarks on journey, until one day, she decides to go back to the place where she was abandoned.

TFL Project:

Title: Postcards from the Zoo

TFL Awards: TFL Production Award (€ 180,000)

Discover more details here:
TFL Catalogue 2009

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