“Perahu Kertas” is a movie adapted from novel best seller “Perahu Kertas” authorized by Dewi Lestari (Dee). This movie is divided into two episode, because the duration of this movie is too long for an episode. This film is directed by Hanung Bramantyo.
Start from a railway station, Kugy (Maudy Ayunda) and Keenan (Adipati Dolken) meet for the first time. Kugy is a cute, dreamer and untidy girl. From her mind, flowing strends of beauty fairy tales. While Keenan is a smart, artistic and full of surprises youth. From his hands, he can create magic painting. As time goes, Kugy and Keenan become closer each other and they don’t realize that love grows in their heart.
Keenan that has conflict with his father choose to catch his dream for becoming a painter with stay in Ubud, Bali. Keenan lives in his mother’s friend house, Mr. Wayan. Keenan meets Luhde, that can replace of Kugy’s position in Keenan’s heart for a while.
Because of Kugy’s fairy tale that written in a book, Keenan inspired by it and he can paint again after losing his confidence.
Remi that do loves Kugy, apparently not been able to replace Keenan in Kugy’s heart. And finally their relationship must end and so do Keenan with Luhde.
Keenan comesback to Jakarta. His Neptune radar bring him to Kugy, a girl that really he loves. Finally Kugy and Keenan get married and retire as a Neptune agent.
Adipati Dolken is suitable to portray “Keenan” and so is Maudy Ayunda. This movie not only contain of love story but also struggle in reaching of dream and friendship story. Nevertheless, the movie is not as interesting as the novel.
Although this movie is less interesting than the movie, but it is a unique, complicated and inspiring movie.