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Europe On Screen Short Film Submissions – Now to 29 February

If you are an amateur film maker you might be interested in this opportunity from the Europe on Screen festival which has been screening European made films annually around Indonesia for a few years. Their SHORT FILM PITCHING PROGRAM is inviting proposals for a short film project you want to create. To participate, click the link : & fill up the form. Submission will end on 29 February 2020 and short list announcement will be on 24 March 2020.


Bioskopan -13 & 14 February

Art House Cinema, in conjunction with Bioskopan, is screening the following film features at MASH Denpasar: Arisan! (Nia Dinata, 2003, Indonesia, Fiction, 129 min) with English subtitles. Friendship and principles are put to a test in the circle of Jakarta’s social elite which can be as turbulent as the city’s slums. Nokas: (Manuel Alberto Maia, 2016, Indonesia, Documentary, 76 min) with English subtitles. Nokas wants nothing more than to marry Ci, a Timorese girl who works in a slaughterhouse in Kupang. The dowry makes it complicated. Cinta Dalam Sepotong Roti (Garin Nugroho, 1992, Indonesia, Fiction, 93 min) – only in Bahasa Indonesia – the first full length feature film from Garin Nugroho that voices the anxiety of young people in the repressive New order era.

When           : Thursday 13 February at 7 PM: Arisan!

Friday 14 February at 5.30 PM: Nokas

Friday 14 February at 7 PM: Cinta Dalam Sepotong Roti

Where          : Art-House Cinema, MASH Denpasar Jl. Pulau Madura No.3, Dauh Puri, Kec. Denpasar

More info     : IG@bioskopan or



If you are an Acro practicioner take note of these workshops hosted by Nirvana Strength: a full weekend of Standing Acro Workshops with instructors AcroJames and FearlessFlier covering everything from dance lifts, counterbalance flows, trio swings and hand to hand. Suitable for beginners and seasoned practitionesr. Day 1 covers an all-level fundamental approach to their practice where as Day 2 gears up seasoned practitioners to learn and hone higher level skills. Anl all-round weekend solely designed to break away from the basics, focusing on creative flows, skill development and effective communication. Beginners are welcome and you do not need a partner to attend. Find a fun example of the type of Acro being taught on

Where     : Nirvana Strength Jl Pantain Berawa No. 8

When         : Saturday-Sunday 15 & 16 February starting at 9 AM

More info     :


Indigenous Film Night at Paradiso – 21 February

Every month Paradiso Ubud presents an Indigenous Film Night featuring 2 documentary films with invited guest speakers. These films are often presented by the Indigenous filmmaker and the film relates to indigenous land, culture and preservation issues. This is an evening for lively talk, making connections and supporting young indigenous Indonesian filmmakers. 50% of ticket sales supports Indigenous film making and culture preservation programs in Kalimantan

When           : Friday 21 February at 7 PM

Where          : Paradiso Theatre, Jl Gautama Selatan, Ubud

Tickets         : IDR 150k

More info     : 0812-3697-4727; or


Grazing Dinners at Settimo Cielo – 26 February

Every last Wednesday of the month, Settimo Cielo in Seminyak is hosting grazing dinners, an all you can eat affair that allows you to taste a variety of their culinary offerings. An excellent opportunity for those of you who want to sample and graze, rather than gorge on one or two dishes.


When            : Every last Wednesday of the month from 5 to 11 PM

Where          : Jl. Pangkung Sari No.10X, Seminyak,

Tickets         : IDR 330k ++

Booking       : (0361) 4741117/4741118


Bali’s Biggest Cleanup – 15 February

This great annual cleanup led by One Island One Voice and all of its supporters and members is happening all over Bali to raise awareness about plastic pollution. You are invited to join them at the location nearest to you. Find it via our island map at Get involved by signing up as a Volunteer or Coordinator. Coordinators take leadership in organising a clean up in your local area (beach, street, river, banjar, parking lot, etc). For more info and registration as a coordinator :

If you are interested in taking part in one of the clean ups nearest to you as a volunteer, you can sign up or just turn up!

For more info and registration as a volunteer:

You can also Email us with your questions, comments and ideas at


Bali Roots Festival/Bush Fire Appeal – 16 February

Deus The Temple of Enthusiasm will be the venue for a benefit concert hosted by Navicula and joined by popular bands The Hydrant, Dunia Ketiga, Rivaba and Marapu for a memorable evening with music and auctions to benefit the victims of the bush fires in Australia.


When           : Sunday 16 February from 6 to 9pm

Where          : Deus, Jl Batu Mejan, Batu Bolong


Oil Painting and Drawing Classes with Noëlla Roos – 14 March

Oil Painting and Drawing Classes tutored by Noëlla Roos will start with a brief but in-depth discussion on the topic of that day’s lesson, covering subjects like knowledge of materials, composition, anatomy, art styles and art history. After this discussion, we will paint with a live model or any other subject the student wants. The classes are collective, but the tutorial approach is individual so that each student can discover the different painting or drawing techniques that interest them in particular. Enjoy the beautiful studio, with a hot coffee, and art books that Noëlla collects. If you would require any further information, please send an email to and visit

When           : Saturday 14 March from 9 am – 2 pm

Where          : Noëlla Roos Studio, Jl. Batur Sari 19 A, Batur Sari Gang 5, Sanur Kauh, Denpasar Selatan, Sanur, Bali 14310

Bookings     :


These events are still ongoing


Agus Kama Loedin Exhibition of metal sculptures until 28 February at the Santrian Art gallery in Sanur. Daily from 10 AM to 6 PM.


By Ines Wynn

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