Tracy Lee Stark
Photographer and Multimedia Producer
1 minute read
25 Aug 2021
1:00 pm

WATCH: Inside Indonesia’s YouTube village

Tracy Lee Stark

Villagers swap their traditional jobs for the big earnings of online video stars.

Inside Indonesia's YouTube village. Picture: screengrab

Kasegeran is a remote town in Java that most Indonesians would struggle to find on a map.

But it’s also home to an unlikely collection of emerging YouTubers, as villagers swap their traditional jobs for the big earnings of online video stars.