BALINALE | International Film Festival in Bali, Indonesia

Welcome to BALINALE

Big Ideas on a Small Screen

BALINALE encourages youth to follow their dreams and get creative. Using mobile phone units as the tool in which everyone can easily tell their story. With the rapid advancement of technology, readily available point & shoot video and editing software, the dream of becoming a filmmaker is now literally at your fingertips. Drawing on its 2016 running theme No Boundaries, contestants will be challenged to transcend all limits, borders, and expectations in order to create unique and inspiring pieces using their existing tools, experiences, and imaginations. Submissions are free.
Curious about the proposed BALINALE 2016 Program of screenings, workshops, film forum and annual children's charity program & open air cinema?

Welcome to BALINALE

In Celebration of a Decade of BALINALE, we have selected the theme “No Boundaries” - where there are no limits to creativity & the means of expression.

BALINALE 2016 pre-festival activities will complement the expanded main program of daily performances, children’s activities, student workshops, a nationwide film competition & roadshow, plus a free open air cinema for a community that has grown to love and eagerly anticipate the annual festival.

BALINALE Committee

Press Room

Muvila.com - Kompetisi film pendek di Balinale 2016 bertemakan "Big Ideas
The Jakarta Post - BALINALE 2015 'Face of Diversity' winner, Cambodian
ForbesLife - BALINALE expands the relationship between Bali and Hollywood

Latest Video

Testimonials from past editions of the annual 'Bali International Film Festival', also known as BALINALE.
Do you love BALINALE too, come join us this year for the 10th edition from 24 until 30 September 2016 in Cinemaxx, Lippo Mall Kuta, Bali.