Festival Director
edo@minikino.org(b. 1970) Edo is an artist with diverse background, including musician/percusionist, sound engineer, visual artist and designer with more than 20 years of professional experience. He grew up in Bali, where music and art has always been an integral part of the family circle. He studied Graphic Art in ISI Yogyakarta, Drums & Percussion at Percussion Institute of Technology in Los Angeles and has been trained in Pre-Press & Design in Cambridge College, Melbourne. He’s been working with Minikino since 2003.
made-birus-suarbawaI MADE SUARBAWA
Travelling Festival Director
made@minikino.org(b. 1980) Made Birus is a short film activist, writer, producer, and director. He was involved in various short film projects and become tutor in various film workshops. He’s been volunteering and working with Minikino since 2003. 
Program Director
cika@minikino.org(b.1979) Fransiska Prihadi is an architect, recently in 2019 opened an art-house cinema & mixed dorms for public and artists in Denpasar. She is program director of Minikino and Minikino Film Week: Bali International Short Film Festival since 2015, jury for the Australia-Indonesia Centre ReelOzInd! Short Film competition 2017-2019, SEA Shorts Malaysia 2017-2018 selection committee, jury for int’l section competition of 22nd Thai Short Film & Video (2018), jury for East Asian Experimental Film Competition 33rd Image Forum Festival, Tokyo (2019). She is currently studying Master of Tourism Studies at Udayana University with research thesis focusing on short film festival.


Advisory Board members are professionals that are exclusively invited, to closely monitor and giving information and advice during the festival’s preparations.

Advises offered to the board of directors and management of the festival on almost everything regarding the management of the festival. Minikino highly respecting the board opinions, yet advisory board does not have authority to vote on festival matters, thus not responsible for any decision made by the festival.

Architect, Sociopreneur, Omah Apik Pejeng
e: ethawid(at)gmail(dot)comEtha practicing Architecture Design & Build for over 20 years in Bali. In 2011, Etha co-founded Omah Apik Bed & Breakfast, a mini resort known for its hospitality and genuine service.Her dedication to environmental sustainability has inspired her to co-create the Clean Bali Series (2006), a non-profit environmental education group.  Furthermore, her passion for music & art had inspired her to co-found Fascinating Rhythm Session (2016-2019). And also the Festival Tepi Sawah (2017-2019), an eco-friendly annual art show, which involve and present Indonesian Artists from various disciplines.
Film Producer, Tanakhir Films
e: mandy.marahimin(at)gmail(dot)comMandy Marahimin started working in film as a publicist for the film “Ada Apa dengan Cinta? (What’s With Love?)” (2002), which held record for the highest grossed Indonesian film for 6 years, and catapulted many young actors and actresses into stardom.She has worked as a publicist, a line producer and a producer, before deciding to start her own production company in 2013, named Tanakhir Films. With Tanakhir Films she has produced some Indonesia’s outstanding feature films, documentary films, and short films. Her latest feature documentary, SEMESTA (Islands of Faith), was released theatrically in 2020 and is currently on Netflix. In 2020 she was selected into Berlinale Talents, and was also the interim director of In-Docs.
Fashion Stylist, Make Up Artist, Professional Influencer
e: playgecko(at)yahoo(dot)comPaul Amron Yuwono is a multi-talented artist. Some of those including nomination for best supporting cast in the US Theater Guild for his role as Woodstock on Broadway scripted SNOOPY the Musical, Jury Mention Award at Art Design in Photography Exhibition (Tulsa Oklahoma), joined street theater MANIFESTO Tour in the Netherlands.  He’s been working in several Hollywood film productions.  Choreographer & concept for Batik Fashion in Milan Italy, stylist & mentor Miss Asia California; Miss Asia USA; Miss Teen Asia USA, Stylist for Banana Republic San Francisco.He is also the top debut appointed as one of the stylist & make-up artist of President Obama’s family in the Presidential Inauguration at the Washington DC White House (2009).
Professional Photographer, Visual Editor, Social Activist
e: rumahkelima(at)gmail(dot)comSyafiudin Vifick is a professional visual storyteller using photography as medium. He is interested in humanity, social – cultural, environmental, anthropological and contemporary issues.His work was published in several media, such as Sriwijaya Air Magz, National Geographic Traveler Indonesia, Epicure Magazine, senidiharilibur.com and various other media. He initiated ‘Semut ireng’ photography community focusing on pinhole photography. Recently, he also initiated #SayaBercerita photography program, a movement to tell stories through photography.