Princes Sarikum is a true life story about the daughter of the Sultan of Solo, living a wonderful colonial life with her three beautiful daughters and her Dutch husband. All her daughters married a Dutch man as well, against the wishes of her father the Sultan. When the Second World War breaks out, Japan takes over Java. All the Dutch people are interned and deported to Burma. Soon the Indonesian people strongly revolt against the 300 years of Dutch oppression. Even people with mixed blood, like Princes Sarikum and her daughters, are not save in their own country. They flee their home and voluntarily choose to go in a Japanese concentration camp. But are they really save there?
A massive scale drama about roots, mixed blood and suppression, a story at the heart of the integration of thousands Indo people in Holland in the 1950’s.
Genre: True Story / Historical / Drama