The theme for the 12th annual Balinale is ‘Timelessness’
With it’s unique combination of images and sounds, film has an extraordinary ability to communicate the largest of human stories as well as the briefest moments of world changing emotion.

Balinale is accepting film submissions for all genres of independent feature, documentary and shorts through Filmfreeway, Withoutabox & Festhome

Submissions Grant for Indonesian Filmmakers

Through our Balinale Submissions Grant established by the Bali Film Center, the entry fee for Indonesian Nationals is waived in order to encourage growth of Indonesian Cinema in future years and to continue to promote occupational skills training through free workshops and seminars in the festival program. To request a grant, please fill in this form

Submission Fee Waivers for non-Indonesian productions will only be granted to World Premieres and Award Winning Productions.
To apply for a Submission Fee Waiver as a World Premiere or Award Winning Production, please send an email to between Monday 21 May and Friday 1 June 2018

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