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Indonesia Riot
6:54

Running Out of Space for the Dead in Indonesia’s Most Crowded City

VICE heads to Bandung to meet Atung and his crew of gravediggers to learn what men who deal with death every day can tell us about life.
VICE INTL
24:08

The Controversial Fight over Polygamy in Indonesia

In a country where a vast majority of Muslims oppose polygamy, a passionate group of men and women who practice it are trying to make the arrangement more mainstream.
VICE INTL
13:28

The Extravagant Circumcision Ceremonies of Indonesia

We got an inside look at the rite of passage, complete with colorful costumes, live music, and dancing horses.
VICE INTL
13:59

The Cult of Debt Forgiveness

VICE investigated the Swissindo World Trust International Orbit, a cult that's convinced its followers it can wipe away debts—even though critics, prosecutors, and bankers say it's all just a Ponzi scheme.
DESUS & MERO / Clip
2:55

Indonesian Military Demonstration

Walking through fire, head-butting cinder blocks, and biting snakes: You don't want no smoke from the Indonesian military.
Foreign Film Club
15:45

Blood, Guts, and Bad Acting: Inside the Indonesian B Movies of the 1980s

VICE met up with the leading directors, producers, and screenwriters behind Indonesia's 80s exploitation films—marked by violence, sex, and a dedication to showing viewers a good time.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
3:19

Family of Accused Killer of Kim Jong Un's Step Brother Speaks Out

VICE News traveled to rural Indonesia and speaks with the family of one of the two accused attackers
VICE News Tonight on HBO
2:56

Crowds Cheered As Gay Men Were Caned Dozens of Times in Indonesia

Crowd chants as two gay men in Indonesia are publicly caned for having sex
Searchlight
10:04

Hannah Al Rashid Hunts Ghosts and Submarines in Surabaya

In this episode of 'Searchlight,' Hannah Al Rashid takes us around Indonesia’s city of heroes, Surabaya.
Searchlight
11:28

Tipi Gets Tacky in Bali's Hipster Paradise

On this episode of "Searchlight," Tipi Jabrik shows us where to get tacky jackets and why locals want you to stay out of Bali.
Searchlight
11:12

Yogyakarta (English)

Ario Bayu heads out to Yogyakarta, the cultural heart of Java. It's a vibrant, art-filled city that mixes the old and the new—with a healthy dose of the weird.
Searchlight
9:41

We Went On A Jakarta After Hours Tour With Tara Basro

Jakarta is a city best enjoyed by night, Tara Basro shows us the best spots to catch a show and why street food is better than anything else.
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