Sun 24th Sep, 2017
Balinale - Bali International Film Festival
Bali International Film Festival (aka BALINALE) is held on the exotic tropical island of Bali, Indonesia. BALINALE presents a diverse selection of remarkable films from Indonesia and around the globe that inspire and entertain our mix of international and domestic audiences. BALINALE 2017 theme is CONNECTING COMMUNITIES THROUGH THE WORLD OF FILM. Known for its specialized knowledge and importance in promoting films from Indonesia and potential film industry growth within the region, the festival presents new and upcoming Special Previews as a significant strategy of the festival to promote the growth and recognition of Indonesian Cinema. BALINALE focuses on inviting international filmmakers with possible co-productions or development projects that could be set somewhere among Indonesia and its 17,000 islands. BALINALE is celebrating its 11th anniversary from 24-30 September at Official Venue Partner CINEMAXX located at Lippo Mall Kuta, Bali, Indonesia. The festival presents all genres of fiction, documentary, feature and short entertaining, thought-provoking, independent and award-winning films from Indonesia and around the world. Month long events and Open Air Cinema (layar tancap), Student Film Pro- gram and an annual Children’s Charity Event are provided free of charge as an important part of the festival’s commitment to the community. Workshops and seminars are an important part of the festival program conducted by Indonesian and international professionals. Oscar®, Emmy®, BAFTA® and Cannes award winners have helped us to achieve our goals of bringing together films and their makers as a gathering of global creativity.