MINIKINO FILM WEEK (MFW) – Bali International Short Film Festival is designed as an annual event.
MFW founded in 2015 as a unique and out of ordinary International Short Film Festival to reach out the daily life of the local community, where the screens are arranged to provide opportunities for people to re-experiencing the collective film viewing, furthermore to build a space to discuss about their experiences, promoting critical thinking of what they have just watched. Larger screen, watching the screening together, stimulating and encouraging spatial and social awareness. Through short film festival, MFW in the works to rebuild the cinema culture in Bali.
MFW live screenings is an open and free entry for public. However, by providing age rating guides, MFW also offer responsibility to society, to choose and sort out what might be less appropriate to watch.
MFW involves a variety of Micro Cinema & Pop-Up Cinema venues around the island, proposes accessibility for locals in Bali, as well as offering a compelling and unique exposure for those who want to visit and get to experience Bali more intimately.
THE OBJECTIVES OF MINIKINO FILM WEEK – Bali International Short Film Festival
- Giving opportunities for festival audience to watch the best and the latest achievement of short films produced by Indonesia, South East Asia, and International filmmakers.
- Creates cinema experience that ensure the program quality, presenting exclusive short films programs which otherwise is not available any where else.
- Encouraging critical thinking by encouraging after screening’s discussion.
- Creates meeting place where world wide filmmakers and public/audiences could meet and ignite creative discussion inspired by their works.
- Building up global network among short filmmakers in Indonesia, South East Asia, and International.