Program Category: Free Events

As a not-for-profit aims to enriching the lives of Indonesians through literature and the arts, the Festival is working hard to ensure that we have programs that are accessible to all.


Film Program | Morning Of The Earth

27 Oct 2022 18:00 /

Travel across the coast of Australia, Bali and Hawaii with Morning of the Earth. The classic film made in 1972 by Alby Falzon and David Elfick portrays surfers living in …

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Festival Club | Lebih Dekat dengan Gurat Institute

27 Oct 2022 18:45 /

View the Gurat Institute & Art Project, a Bali art collective that is actively exploring the Island’s art. Learn about Prasi paintings on lontar and the works of I Gusti …

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Film Program | Tribute to Richard Oh

27 Oct 2022 19:30 /

Richard Oh’s death has left a sorrowful void in the literary community. We will remember him as a writer, director, and a great patron of Indonesian literature who, for more …

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Poetry & Performance | Comedy Night: Laugh Out Loud

27 Oct 2022 20:00 /

Meet Ketut Widi Artawan in a riotous discussion about his recent life as a Youtuber and social media comedian. A master of tourist accents and idioms, many of Ketut’s sketches …

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Music | Thursday Night

27 Oct 2022 21:00 /

Enjoy the night at the Music Stage, Taman Baca, with music from the island’s best talents, Gabriela Fernandes and Hydra, and indulge in a variety of food options at the …

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Art Exhibition | Bali in a Book of Memories

28 Oct 2022 10:00 /

In response to the novel Yang Menari Dalam Bayangan Inang Mati by Ni Made Purnama Sari, artist Erica Hestu Wahyuni paints iconic illustrations of Bali in a naïvely innocent depiction. …

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Book Launch | Buku Cerita Seri Hewan Endemik

28 Oct 2022 13:00 /

The Endemic Animals Storybook Series is written to introduce endemic animals through an informative story. The first series tells of the courage when a male proboscis monkey must cross a …

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Book Launch | Innovation, Style and Spectacle in Wayang: Purbo Asmoro and the Evolution of an Indonesian Performing Art

28 Oct 2022 14:00 /

Wayang fascinates and endures, bearing the weight of Javanese culture and tradition as a key component of rites of passage, as a medium of ritual and spiritual practice, and as …

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Book Launch | Dongeng Kayu

28 Oct 2022 14:00 /

The dreams of Kayu have always been strange. He remembers them all, and although they feel real, they are absurd; they spin and dance to a logic Kayu cannot understand. …

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Children Program | Dongeng di Tepi Lembah

28 Oct 2022 15:00 /

Come and join Ariyo Zidni – an international storyteller and children’s story writer – and the Bali Storytelling Community as they intensely spin and weave stories that will inspire you. …

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