Dr. Ekky Imanjaya is a lecturer, researcher and critic of film and pop culture. He is a permanent lecturer at the Film Study Program, Bina Nusantara University in Alam Sutera, South Tangerang. Ekky recently completed his doctoral studies in Film Studies at the University of East Anglia in the city of Norwich, England. His study resulted in a thesis entitled “The Cultural Traffic of Classic Indonesian Exploitation Cinema”, which is being translated into Indonesian. His latest book, Looking for Madani Films: Cinema and the Islamic World was published by the Jakarta Arts Council Film Committee and launched at the 2019 Madani Film Festival.