Damien Dematra is a novelist, script writer, director, producer, international photographer, and painter. He has written 81 novels in dual languages, English and Indonesian, including the thickest book in the world of 5429 pages. He wrote 62 films and TV scenarios, and produced 32 films in various genres; among them are the internationally distributed Obama Anak Menteng (Little Obama), the award winning movie Si Anak Kampoeng (the Village Boy), the record breaking movie Dream Obama, and L4 Lupus.
As a photographer, he received two of the highest achievements in photography: Fellowship in Portraiture and Art Photography from the Master Photographer Association and many international rewards, such as International Master Photographer of the Year.
As a painter, Damien Dematra has produced thousands of sketches and paintings, among them, 365 paintings are painted only in one year. One of his paintings about Obama has been officially received by President Barack Obama in White House.
His profile and works have been published by international media such Time, CNN, The Wall Street Journal, BBC, AP, AFP, Reuters, USA Today, ABC, New York, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Channel News Asia, Al Jazeera TV, NHK Japan, KBS Korea, TV3 Malaysia, Iran TV, etc.
Damien currently holds 9 world records: as the fastest writer in the world, writer with fastest novel published, fastest photographer in the world, fastest painter in the world, writer of the thickest book in the world, the fastest feature film production in the world from script-writing to premiere in 9 days, 17 hours and 45 minutes, etc.
He is the initiator and the national coordinator of a Pluralism Care Movement and the Chairman of National Writing Movement in Indonesia.
His other novels in English can be accessed in Amazon.com, Kindle, Apple apps and bookstores.
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