Indonesia: A Christian Leader
ARTE Reportage

25 min
Available: 12/11/2017 to 12/03/2020
Basuki Tjahaja Purnama was the Christian governor of Jakarta, running for election. ARTE Reportage visited Jakarta during this crucial time as radical Islamists sought to dethrone him, decrying the fact that a Christian could have so much power. Fast forward to today, he is serving two years in prison for blasphemy. Were the signs of a crack down already there on the campaign trail?

Programme information

Director :

Eberhard Rühle

Author :

Markus Reichert

Country :

France

Year :

2017