JAKARTA - The 'Chrisye' film is expected to shown in 2017. Why is it so?
Chairman of Komunitas Kangen Chrisye (K2C), Ferry Mursyidan Baldan revealed, 2017 is right moment with 10 years of Chrisye died.
"Last time, I told Rizal Mantovani (director Chrisye, red), if film should be fixed in 2017. Because this year is right moment, there is a moment commemorating 10 years of his died. If 2008 is another moment," said Ferry when present at launching 'Chrisye' Official Trailer and Film Poster, "Revealing Vino G Bastian Appearance as Chrisye" in Jakarta, recently. .
This former Minister of Agrarian Affairs and Spatial/Head of National Land Agency is judging, this film could be a remedy missed of Chrisye fans who have 10 years left by the idol.
"Initially, I think the movie preview on September 16th is coinciding with Chrisye's birthday, but MNC Pictures turns out scheduled to December 2017," said Ferry, who was present with friends Chrisye's late like Yoekie Suryoprayogo, Keenan Nasution, Erwin Gutawa, Jay Subijakto.
When asked for an assessment of the character Vino G Bastian who plays as Chrisye, Ferry see Vino very fit to play Chrisye.
In his eyes, Vino is an actor who is intelligent and willing to work hard in detail.
"He wants to do research and explore the character of Chrisye. Vino told me, if he read the book which I'm published titled 'Chrisye in the Eyes of Media, Friends and Fans' to capture more details of Chrisye figure," he said.
For Ferry, in the 'Chrisye' film which lifts the hidden story of a Chrisye's life, it is not about the importance of the facial likeness, but more to the matter of inspiration.
"During his life, Chrisye was known introvert. Most people only know him from the song. While his family life is rarely revealed. The film is interesting because it explains the humanist side of an unseen Chrisye, both from his role as head of the family with his wife and children, as well as Chrisye's relationship with his father," he said.
MNC Pictures film production with Vito Global is in addition to installing Vino G Bastian as Chrisye also put Velove Vexia as Yanti (Chrisye's wife).
The theme of the story, written from the point of view of Chrisye's wife, picked up the song 'Ketika Tangan dan Kaki Bicara' which is a creation of Chrisye with lyrics written by Taufik Ismail.
Then, will Ferry mobilize other Chrisye fans to watch this movie?
"We must be movement. I always post in social media and have a lot of questions when this movie was released," said Ferry.