Projects

Kulturprogramm des Goethe-Instituts © Goethe-Institut Jakarta

Living Culture

We foster bilateral cultural exchange programs between Germany and Indonesia. We initiate film series, exhibitions, concerts, seminars and festivals, always with the goal to facilitate artistic production, reception and reflection involving actors from both countries.

Current projects

Diane Kruger in IN THE FADE, a Magnolia Pictures release. Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.

German Cinema 2018

The best of recent German films in cinemas from Jakarta to Bali.

Nusasonic © Goethe-Indonesien

NUSASONIC

Nusasonic is a multi-year project that plunges into a broad spectrum of experimental sound and music cultures in Southeast Asia, enabling dialogue within the region, with Europe.

SFF 2018 © Goethe-Institut, SFF 2018

Science Film Festival 2018

The Science Film Festival Call for Entries 2018 is now closed and selections are ongoing in all participating countries. The festival received a record breaking 278 films from 24 countries this year. We thank all filmmakers and producers for their entries and participation. The official selection will be announced in August.
 

Logo 5 Inseln / 5 Dörfer © Goethe-Institut

5 Islands / 5 Villages

The “5 Islands / 5 villages” project examines the different perspectives concerning periphery and distance as well as time and timeliness using the medium of documentary film. This is a collaborative project initiated in 2015 that includes Goethe-Institut Indonesien, HFBK Hamburg (Hochschule für Bildende Künste Hamburg), Universitas Indonesia and In-Docs.

 

Open Data © Wahyu Setyoningsih

Open Data

Data penetrates and influences every facet of society. Increasingly more governmental and non-governmental bodies make their data accessible to the public, which in turn enables actors from civil society to use it.

Anders Hören Anders Hören © Goethe-Institut Indonesien

Anders Hören

The Goethe-Institut has embarked on a journey of discovery in South-East Asia to explore new ways to adopt and promote classical music.
 

Gaming

Games have become an asset that enables a global networked industry gains billions in profit. Games are used to convey information and facilitate learning.

Voices from Indonesia

This on-line anthology aims to give an insight into the rich world of stories from the Indonesian Archipelago, taking the reader to different islands, ethnic groups, languages and religions

IKAT/eCUT

Southeast Asia is a region in which textiles play a hugely important role. Not only are textiles produced in many countries, but there is also rapid consumption of textiles in cosmopolitan cities.

“Hack Your Heritage”

is a joint project of Goethe-Institut Bandung and Institut Francais d'Indonesie (Bandung) that is funded by the Élysée Fund. 

Tanzconnexions

Insights into and information about contemporary styles of dance in the Asia-Pacific region and in Germany

Mutual Unknown

Mutual Unknown exhibition is derived from “Mutual Unknown” - a term proposed by the CuratorsLAB to refer to the fact that we have still yet to learn properly about each other.

Berlinale-Blogger 2016

Who is in with a chance of picking up the Golden Bear, what issues are young filmmakers around the world interested in? Bloggers and film journalists report from the Berlinale.

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