Dalam Mihrab Cinta (2010)
Syamsul, 20, wants to study at a pesantren (religious school) in Kediri. Here, he meets Zizi, the daughter of the school’s owner. But when he gets intimate with Zizi, he is expelled from school, accused of stealing, a result of a slander spread by his best friend, Burhan. Since his own family does not believe him anymore, he becomes a pickpocket. In the midst of this chaos and darkness of his life, he meets Silvie.