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Palangkaraya, September 2016 – Awareness to save peatland in Central Kalimantan needed to get support from various part. This initiative made some film communities in Palangka Raya to create a documentary about peat-land forests and social economic of the Central Kalimantan people. Indonesia Nature Film Society (INFIS) with USAID Lestari Katingan-Kahayan Landscape and Mongabay Indonesia supported that activity by provide video documentary workshop which held on September 8th – 9th, 2016 at Golden Christian School, Palangka Raya.Some representatives of community...

"Prof Tukirin could strenghten my belief that learning directly with nature can give much more knowledge" said Faizal, the documentary team leader from INFIS on the launching of King of Krakatoa that held on Sept 4th 2016 at Galeri Salihara Pasar Minggu. “Although my background comes from Biology, I earned so many new knowledge when I was in Krakatoa with Prof.Tukirin. We tried to record and visualize this into a documentary film”, he added.Film King of Krakatoa tells us about Prof. Dr. Tukirin...

Jakarta, August 2016 – Politically sovereign, economically independent and culturally dignified are the main objective that are trying to be achieved by The Indigenous People's Alliance of the Archipelago (AMAN) since the organization was founded in 1999. Seventeen years have passed, but those dreams are still in uncertainty waiting for Indonesian government to ratify the Law of indigenous peoples stalled in the Parliament. Through The International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples (HIMAS) 2016 which is commemorate throughout the world, AMAN...

Dua orang laki-laki paruh baya nampak duduk di buritan perahu yang membawa mereka keluar dari dermaga Tanjung Luar di Pulau Lombok, Nusa Tenggara Barat. Di atas air laut yang bergelombang, keduanya nampak sibuk menyiapkan jaring yang akan digunakan untuk alat tangkap mereka mencari ikan. Seperti biasa, saat itu, nelayan yang ada di kapal tersebut akan mencari ikan yang memiliki nilai jual sangat tinggi: hiu. Perburuan tersebut, sudah menjadi kegiatan umum dan rutin bagi nelayan di sekitar Tanjung Luar. Tak heran, ikan...

Please join our documentary film “Ocean and Us” launching Sunday, 29 May 2016 on 7-9 PMGalleri Salihara Jl. Salihara 16, Pasar Minggu Jakarta SelatanReservation: Aulia Nurrahman (Uli) Phone: +62 2518326307 Mobile: +62 81285182919 Email: info@inaturefilms.orgOnline registration click here or filled form belowSpeakers: 1. Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Indonesia Program 2. World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Indonesia 3. Greenpeace Indonesia 4. Prof. DR. Nurjanah. MS (Department Staff Technology Aquatic Product, Fisheries and Marine Faculty, Bogor Agricultural University)Watch the trailer ...

In spirit of earth day on Friday 22 April 2016, Indonesia Nature Film Society (INFIS) together with various partners and artist launch movement called Hutan Itu Indonesia (Forest is Indonesia). This is an open-based movement for anyone who concern or would like to participate in campaign to emphasize the importance of protecting Indonesia forest. Series of If Not Us Then Who movies are screened in front of audience that mainly urban youth who’s live and work around Jakarta. Students from...

Mangroves for the Future activities in Indonesia are supporting local communities to restore and manage coastal ecosystems in order to improve the benefits obtained. Priority is being given to building awareness on the economic value of coastal resources, and MFF across the region to supporting coastal livelihoods, climate change and resilience-building. ...

NEW YORK: On September 18, 2014 (6pm EST), the new creative initiative ‘If Not Us Then Who?’ will launch with three short films and a selection of photographs exploring this question and proposing the answer that those living in the forests are best-placed to save them. Stories from Brazil, Nicaragua and Indonesia highlight the personal stories of an inconspicuous yet vital people as they battle to protect their lives, their cultures – and our forests. A fourth film, is a call...

Indigenous Peoples Alliance of the Archipelago (AMAN) hosted Indigenous Peoples Week 2014 at Taman Ismail Marzuki, Cikini, Central Jakarta. Through the series of activities AMAN try to deliver information about the wealth of art, culture and traditions of indigenous people from different regions of the archipelago to wider public. Storytelling Indonesian Nature Film Society introduced the “If Not Us Then Who” project at this event by holding a film screening and discussion about the struggle of indigenous communities maintaining their forests. We...