Jakarta: 1965. Waiting for explosions. The city smells of frangipani, Kretek cigarettes, and fear. It is The Year of Living Dangerously.
"The charismatic god-king Sukarno has brought Indonesia to the edge of chaos - to an abortive revolution that will leave half a million dead. For the Western correspondents here, this gathering apocalypse is their story and their drug, while the sufferings of the Indonesian people are scarcely real: a shadow play.>Voir plus