Program Day: Saturday 16


Film Screening | Scraps and Hope in Banda Aceh

Scraps of Hope in Banda Aceh (2020) examines the rebuilding of Banda Aceh, Indonesia, following the Helsinki-based peace process, 30 years of armed conflict, and the tsunami. A critical study of …

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Live Music & Art | Ubud Artisan Market VI

Our Ubud Artisan Market stage welcomes local musicians and artists that will liven up your night, while you browse through the Ubud Artisan Market. Join our market and don’t miss …

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Book Launch | UWRF21 Anthology Book: Mulat Sarira

Each year, UWRF calls out to budding writers across the archipelago: send us your stories! The most outstanding emerging Indonesian voices, selected from hundreds of submissions, are published in the …

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Film Screening | Wild Things

Award-winning documentary, Wild Things (2020), follows a new generation of environmental activists mobilizing against forces more powerful than themselves through an array of non-violent tactics designed to generate mass action. Directed by …

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Live Music & Art | UWRF Poetry Slam

One of UWRF’s hottest events is back! The annual Poetry Slam will be held live from Ubud and available to stream online directly to your screen. But who will rule …

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Book Launch | Bali Coffee: Origin’s New Wave

Origin is a place where coffee is grown. Bali Coffee: Origin’s New Wave is a story about Bali, coffee, and the spaces between. The book explores local farming and experimental processing methods …

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Main Program | Back to Ubud

Since the pre-colonial era, Ubud has been an oasis of rich artistic expression and creativity. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to bring changes to various aspects of local life. At a …

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Festival Club | Puan Seni

Puan Seni has been a safe space for women artists since 2015. They have created various discussions, events, and activities, including the Women’s Artists Gathering, in Bali, Sumba, Flores, and …

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Main Program | Bringing History to Today

History often becomes the inspiration for multiple literary works. Interpretation of events, along with mixing facts and fiction to compose new stories, become a challenging playroom for writers. Listen to …

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Workshop | Digital Spaces

In today’s digital ecosystem, anyone can share their opinions and news with the public, by using social media, blogs, and even with citizen journalism platforms. Unfortunately, these fast-paced demands do …

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