FILMSCOUNTRIESFILMMAKERPOSITION
THE FORGIVEN
VATEL
THE MISSION
THE KILLING FIELDS
UK
FRANCE, UK, BELGIUM
FRANCE, UK
UK
Roland JofféDirector
22 MENITINDONESIAAde Firman Hakim
Ence Bagus
Cherry Wirawan
Lexi Mere
Cast
Cast
Make up designer
Producer
BOUNDLESS LOVECHINA, INDONESIAWang, Yimin
Nova Tentunata
Shen, Hao
Putri Ayudya
Ade Firman Hakim
Director
Producer
Lead Actor
Lead Actress
Supporting Actor
DEEP CONDOLENCESINDONESIAWinner WijayaWriter/Director
DILAN 1990INDONESIAFajar BustomiDirector
DOLPHIN MANSeiko KatoProducer
DLUWANGINDONESIAFiky Daulay
GAY PHONE!INDONESIAAaron Hart
Julrinus Wiratama
Director
Director of Photography
HAZE, IT'S COMPLICATED
PEOPLE OF THE FOREST
SINGAPOREIsaac KerlowDirector,Producer
HIROFUMI'S SUITCASETHE NETHERLANDSNatasja PattipeilohyDirector
INVISIBLE HANDSUSA, INDONESIA, INDIA, CHINA, GHANAShraysi TandonDirector
JELITA SEJUBA MENCINTAI KSATRIA NEGARAINDONESIARay NayoanDirector
KULARI KE PANTAIINDONESIAMira LesmanaDirector
LIFE IS WHAT YOU MAKE ITUSAJhett TolentinoDirector
LIVING (JIWA)INDONESIANatalie V
Sindhu Kriswiranda
Noviani Thio
Abel Fattim
Rafael Ricky Gunawan
Producer, cast
Writer, director
Sound
Cast, editor
Cinematographer
LIMA (Five)INDONESIAShalahuddin Siregar,Director
MANAHINDONESIAI Kadek Yuliana Putra
Tetri Rizky Oktavia Batubara
I Made Satriya Yudha Kristiawan
Putu Angga Wicaksana Putra
I Gusti Made Sentana Putra
Andi Gita Ardiansyah
MOONRISE OVER EGYPTINDONESIAAdie Marzuki
Amir Sambodo
Faiza Achmad
Producer
Director
MAORI FILMMAKINGNEW ZEALANDLibby HakariaDirector
NYAI AHMAD DAHLANINDONESIAOlla Atta AdonaraDirector
OUR LAND IS THE SEAINDONESIAKelli SwazeyDirector
RUN BOY RUNINDONESIAAji AdityaDirector
SALT IN THE BLOODAUSTRALIACameron Gray
Christopher Ireland
Producer
Director
SEPATUINDONESIARichard James Halstead
Irfan Thamrin
Director/Editor
Director/Director of Photography
SKULLINDONESIAYusron Fuadi
Annindita Suryarasmi
Dewi Anggraini
Munandar Aji Wibowo
Director
Producer
Producer
Producer
STRANGERNEW ZEALANDLucy Edwards
Gabriel Page
Producer
Co-Producer
SULTAN AGUNGINDONESIAAditya Yusma
Aryodaniesworo
Richi Ardianto
SURAU DAN SILEKDendi Reynando
Arief Malinmundo
Producer
Director
TAMU RAMBU HAMUETI: WEAVER AND QUEEN OF RINDIDavide DominiciDirector
THE DECAYINGPHILIPPINESSonny Calvento
Arden Rod Condez
Director
Producer
THE VEILINDONESIAKadek Parera
Novian Danu Iskandar
Yoshua Gerry Sanjaya
Production designer
Producer
Director of Photography
TOITET SAGUARGENTINAMaury Marcano
Javier Guevara
TRACES OF THE BRUSHCHINAEros Zhao
Fu Shen
Director
Protagonist
VILLA BERDARAHINDONESIABambang Drias
Dara THE VIRGIN
Laura Theux
Meta Permadi
Egi Fedly
Aliyah Fatiyah
Alghazali
Director
Cast
Cast
Cast
Cast
Cast
Cast
WAGEINDONESIAAndy ShafikProducer
WHALE WATCHINGINDONESIAJoseph James TaylorDirector

We are pleased to introduce our Speakers and Guests.

Rizal Ramli, recognized and respected national leader, both in Indonesian and across the Indonesian political spectrum. Ramli’s four-decade long career has included government positions at the commanding heights of the Indonesian economy spearheading numerous policy reforms, setting the stage for his country’s entering the prestigious ranks of the G-20. He is known as a voice in the local and international media advocating for democracy, civil justice, transparency and good governance.

Robin Gurney, Producer and executive known for Shark, the Playboy Club and Most Likely To Succeed. Gurney is a former Senior Vice President, Original Programming for Showtime Networks Inc where she was responsible for development and creative oversight of original series including Twin Peaks.

Donna Smith, as the first female to be President of Production for a Hollywood Studio (Universal Studios), Women in Film trustee. and producer of numerous films including Oscar winners; The English Patient, The Matrix, Crouching Tiger/Hidden Dragon, The Terminator, Raging Bull, Smith has been a fixture at the Balinale sharing her extensive experience and knowledge with local filmmakers. She is a Completion Bond veteran and appointed US Ambassador of Film to China.

Ismail Basbeth, Producer, Director & Writer a self-taught filmmaker whose films have been recognized at prestigious national and international film festivals. Alumni of Berlinale Talent Campus and Asian Film Academy, he won the BFC & SHOCS Scholarship Fund. Producer and co-founder of Matta Cinema, he focuses on working with unique and creative directors for global audiences. Bosan Berisik Lab, is a non-profit inter-disciplinary laboratory that empowers young filmmakers, artists and writers to create creative and experimental works.

Hanung Bramantyo, Director known as one of Indonesia’s leading filmmakers. Bramantyo made his directorial debut with the short film Tlutur followed by his feature-length debut Brownies. The religious romance Ayat-Ayat Cinta was a critical and commercial success. His works have covered a variety of genres and political ideologies receiving numerous awards, including two Citra Awards for Best Director at the Indonesian Film Festival. His latest Bumi Manusia is Balinale’s Closing Night film.

Sarah Xu, Co-founder and CEO of AY Entertainment Group Inc. which books and promotes A lists artists, Broadway and CIRQUE shows in Asia. She is Co-founder of FMX New Media Inc., which is a platform to provide VR/AR related production services and content distributor of new digital platform for both American and China. 2W Network Entertainment LLC is partnering with Balinale seeking film projects for multichannel distributors in China.

Putrama Tuta, Director of Catatan Harian Si Boy, Noah Awal Semula and A Man Called Ahok, which was the first biopic to reach the top 10 Indonesian box office successes and was awarded Best Director. Tuta is founder and CEO of The United Team of Art.

Julia Gouw, Executive Producer of Bali: Beats of Paradise, a movie about the life journey of a young couple from Bali who went to America to teach gamelan and Balinese dancing at UCLA and California Arts Institute. Gouw is passionate in promoting Indonesian cultures to America. She was ranked one of the “25 Most Powerful Women in Banking” five times by American Banker magazine.

Djenar Maesa Ayu, Writer and Director of award winning film work; They Say I'm A Monkey, Nay and If This Is My Story showing in Balinale. Djenar won Best Supporting actress for Kartini. She is publisher of 7 collections of short stories and the novel Nayla. Suckling Father won Jurnal Perempuan’s Best Short Story and Nayla's Time awarded Kompas’ Best Short Story.

Richard Oh, Filmmaker and novelist. Director of the movie adaptation of Pramoedya Ananta Toer’s classic novel "Perburuan," or "The Fugitive," first published in 1950. Oh is known for novels; "The Pathfinders of Love" (1999) and "Heart of the Night" (2000) and films such and "Melancholy Is a Movement" (2015). His film "Koper" ("The Lost Suitcase, 2006) was shown at the very first Balinale. He's founder of Kusala Sastra Khatulistiwa, Indonesia's literary award now in its 19th year.

Sha Ine Febriyanti, Actress in theater & film and director who began her career as a model. She has represented Indonesia at the International Theater Festival in Gori, Georgia and won a scholarship from the Asian Film Academy, Busan, South Korea, and awarded for her work at the Indonesian Film Festival. Febriyanti is at Balinale to present Bumi Manusia directed by Hanung Bramantyo.

Rukman Rosadi, Actor in film and theatre, Acting Coach. Saturday Acting Club Founder and Theatre Director. Rosadi has performed as an actor and assistant director, known for such notable films as; Kucumbu tubuh indahku (2018), Pesantren Impian (2016) and Sultan Agung: Tahta, Perjuangan, Cinta (2018).

Julian Grimmond, Emmy Award winning Producer and Founder of GFS Indonesia. GFS Indonesia connects great Indonesian content with the global screen industry. Grimmond is the former Chairman of Film New Zealand and a Director of Auckland Film Studios.