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Upon graduating from Institut Kesenian Jakarta in 1993, ISMAIL directed several Indonesian drama series before switching to documentary in 1998. As a cinematographer, Ismail has worked with filmmakers including Leonard Retel Helmrich and Cathy Henkel. He has also worked as a tutor for Documentary Master Classes at the Jakarta International Film Festival (JIFFEST) in 2006 and 2007.
Ismail has directed two feature documentaries; MASKED MONKEY: THE EVLUTION OF DARWIN'S THEORY (2014) and TARLING IS DARLING (2017), which premiered at Busan International FIlm Festival.