Primitif (1980)


The movie Primitif (1980), also known as Primitives, is a cannibal horror film directed by Sisworo Gautama Putra. The story follows three anthropology students and their guides who venture into the jungle to study primitive tribes isolated from civilization.

After a raft accident, the group finds themselves stranded and at the mercy of a savage cannibal tribe. The tribe, known for their brutal and sadistic practices, begins hunting down the survivors. The movie Primitif (1980) explores the themes of survival, fear, and the clash between modernity and primitivism.

As the students and their guides struggle to escape the clutches of the cannibal tribe, they face unimaginable horrors and must confront their own primal instincts. .


  • Barry Prima


– The movie Primitif (1980) was directed by Sisworo Gautama Putra[3].

– The film is part of the “Cannibal Boom” genre, known for its focus on cannibalism and sadistic horror[1].

– Primitif (1980) was filmed in 1978[3].



Last updated byCody Meirick on November 1, 2023