Director: Dato' Haji Jamil Sulong
categories: Feature Film
Genre: Drama, Family
Classification: U - General viewing for all ages
Release Date: 1961
The story tells a tale of Si Tanggang the son of a peasant who works on doing manual labour at Orang Kaya Besar's house just for trades for her food, clothing and a house to live in. At the time Si Tanggang secretly had feelings towards the daughter of Orang Kaya Besar who Jelutong, a boy of the same peer, is also attracted to her who is of a different standard. He is mocked constantly by his friends and by other villagers of how poor they are. One day Tanggang had decided to find wealth beyond this country and will return to drown his mother with all the luxury things the world has to offer. His mother refused to allow him to go because they havent parted since he was born and the fact that he wants to be rich his mother doesnt want him to be like all the others who are snobbish and look down on other poor people. Will Tanggang follow his dreams and explore the world to find his true wealth?