Program Day: Sunday 30


Music | Closing Night Party

The final night of UWRF 2022 is a glorious evening with friends old and new. Come and meet the team behind the Festival, then join us on the dancefloor for …

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Festival Club | BALI, 50 ANS DE CHANGEMENTS – ENTRETIENS AVEC JEAN COUTEAU / (SESSION EN FRANCAIS)

Jean Couteau invites you to a discussion with the author of Bali, 50 Years of Changes: A Conversation with Jean Couteau, Eric Buvelot, about how otherness and nationalism have evolved …

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Film Program | Tradition Keepers: Ties to the Earth & Coming of Age

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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Festival Club | Bali: is Beauty a Curse?

Bali brings together various groups of people and ethnicities, who all have a bond of love for this island. With so many changes happening, how is cultural preservation grown without …

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Changemaker Day | River Warrior

French-born Gary Bencheghib is a Bali-based eco-activist and the face behind Sungai Watch, established with his two siblings in 2020. A recipient of the 2022 Ramon Magsaysay Award for Emergent …

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Main Program | Local Culture in Literature

Local traditions are important to carry critical pieces of culture as well as form a foundation for our families and society. Join the panel to talk about how they present …

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Main Program | Is All Writing an Exploration of Identity?

Writers Fariha Roisin, Preeta Samarasan and Kirstin Chen discuss the identity issues that challenge them as writers, as well as ask how we can move beyond the optics of diversity to enact …

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Book Launch | Pabrik Vla Mopsworth

Pabrik Vla Mopsworth is a story about a child’s love of custard and the community of a small mining town called Mopsworth. The main characters of the book are Benjy …

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Changemaker Day | OpenArt Storytelling

Nat Ma has traveled the world capturing and sharing stories of hero journeys through photography and film. Mickaël Couturier has been in the creative industry for more than 25 years …

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Main Program | The War in Ukraine

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has triggered major global repercussions, from surmounting refugee crises and unprecedented economic sanctions to a shakeup of world relationships that are leading to escalating tensions and …

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