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 | Before You Eat

28 Oct 2022 18:15 /

Do you know the stories behind the food on your table? Before You Eat, written by Kasan Kurdi in 2022, highlights the struggles Indonesian crew members experience on foreign fishing …

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Film Program | Invisible Hopes

28 Oct 2022 18:15 /

Invisible Hopes (2021) is the first Indonesian film reveals the real life of children born to inmate mothers who was forced to live and become victims trapped behind prison bars. …

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Festival Club | Meet the Publishers

28 Oct 2022 18:45 /

Meet the book editors who work endlessly to curate and publish high-quality work. Find out the best tips and tricks from budding writers in the publishing world and learn the …

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Poetry & Performance | Shadow Puppet Show: Memayu Hayuning Bawana

28 Oct 2022 19:00 /

Dalang Ki Purbo Asmoro will present a lively new interpretation of a Javanese wayang performance that responds to the festival theme of ‘Memayu Hayuning Bawana’ which refers to how we …

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Film Program | Indonesia Raja Bali

28 Oct 2022 19:30 /

Experience young Balinese talent with incredible short films curated by Indonesia Raja. The collaborative program, initiated by Minikino, presents short films from several regions in Indonesia. The seven amazing short …

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Poetry & Performance | Tribute to Chairil Anwar: Aku Ingin Hidup Seribu Tahun Lagi

28 Oct 2022 19:30 /

To mark the celebration of the 100th anniversary of Chairil Anwar, the poet who laid the foundation for freedom of expression through poetry, today’s generation of poets will return to …

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Festival Club | Publishing and Copyright

28 Oct 2022 19:45 /

What are the characteristics of publishing nationally and internationally? Find out how to present your writing to the public and join the discussion on the intricacies of copyright. Novice writers …

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Music | Friday Night

28 Oct 2022 20:30 /

While music has become a space for experimentation, at the same time, it has played an important role in social movements. Three musicians will take the stage in this event: …

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Youth Program | Circle of Emotions: Workshop Live Painting & Reflective Writing

29 Oct 2022 10:00 /

Join Gabriela as she guides you in a collective live painting, where you respond to the calming music of East Nusa Tenggara. The artworks will be created on circular canvases, …

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Youth Program | Sinema Sejuta Kata

29 Oct 2022 10:00 /

How to write poetry inspired by experimental cinema works? This is a program that invites teenagers to cross the visual field and put it into free poetry. Guided by Minikino, …

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