Program Day: Saturday 29


Music | Saturday Night

Frau, a musician, and songwriter from Yogyakarta will feature on the Festival Music Stage on Saturday. Her song, Sepasang Kekasih yang Pertama Bercinta di Luar Angkasa has been played millions …

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Film Program | Gegaraning Akrami

Follow the tale of Ratih and Bagas, a millennial couple navigating between modern and traditional desires while preparing for their wedding. Gegaraning Akrami (2021) shows how the younger generation interprets …

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Festival Club | ‘G’day Cameleers, the Influence of Afghan Cameleers in Australian History

A history into the Afghan cameleers and their influence of the infrastructure of Australia’s history and their relationship with Australia’s first nation people. A panel discussion with the film maker …

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Film Program | The Last Forest

Known as the giver of life, many believe Jembrana to be the last forest in Bali and the source of water for the surrounding villagers. Unfortunately, it is now slowly …

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Festival Club | International Publishers Congress 2022

The world’s largest federation of national, regional, and specialist publishers’ associations, The International Publishers Association (IPA), will have the 33rd International Publishers Congress in Jakarta on 10-12 November 2022. Join …

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Film Program | Women Short Stories

Enjoy four short stories from Indonesian women filmmakers. I Had a Dream, Monodialog, Robot Mom and Chintya tell stories about dreams, self-care, imagination and family in unique ways. Supported by …

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Film Program | Tradition Keepers: Touching the Ground & Mother of the Blue Darkness

Follow the stories of personal challenges and cultural survival that run beneath the surface of Indonesia’s textile arts industry and into a world of rituals, ancestors, mythology and ecological wisdom …

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Film | Before Now and Then (Nana)

Adapted from a chapter in the novel Jais Darga Namaku by Ahda Imran, Before, Now & Then (Nana) starring Happy Salma plays the main character, Nana. This film tells the …

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Poetry & Performance | Poetry Slam

In this event, we are uniting world writers to slam, spin, and interweave their original words in a fiery battle. With one poet to be crowned the UWRF 2022 Poetry …

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Festival Club | Mencintai Munir

Written amid many challenges, Love Munir records Suciwati’s life path as the wife of Munir Said Thalib, a courageous Indonesian activist who was killed for defending human rights and civil …

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