Kim Kindersley - UK - Producer & Director
Multi-award winning film director and producer of feature documentary Whale Dreamers.Whale Dreamers, co-produced with Julian Lennon, is the winner of 8 international awards including Best Film at Monaco International Film Festival, Best Film in Byron Bay Australia, Best International Film in New Zealand, Best Documentary in Toronto, Best Soundtrack Lake Tahoe in Reno and others.
Kim has been making films for over 20 years, including seven other internationally selling TV documentaries. His credits include: The Dolphin’s Gift (1990) with narration by John Hurt and music by Michael Kaman; The Dolphin’s Story (1993) with Kiefer Sutherland and music by Clannad; Vanishing Prayer (1997), a film for the Commission on Human Rights in Geneva with Sovereign Dine Nation of the Four Corners in Arizona; and a 1999 V Special on Julian Lennon, shot on tour all over Australia.
Kim has also directed campaigns for IFAW, Planet Ark, Greenpeace, Reuters Environmental News Service, and the Save the Whales Again Campaign starring Pierce Brosnan.
Paulus Arianto - Indonesia, Art Vision Bali - Producer
Art Vision Bali (AVB) is a Bali-based company expert in executing promotional videos and documentations for the island’s tourism practitioners, especially within the hotel industry. Over the years, AVB has accumulated an impressive clientele, handling video production for JVC, Suzuki, Astra Honda, Bvlgari, Bali Intercontinental Resort, Waterbom Park & Spa, and many others. With state-of-the-art equipment and a trained team of production professionals, AVB is a winning combination of innovation, experience, and resources.
Robert Weber - USA - Producer & Music Producer
A music, film, and event producer making home on Bali since 2006, Robert Weber has dedicated his talents to the creation of meaningful media that promotes social and ecological harmony and vitality, Robert operates a music production facility near Ubud. Album credits include “Deliverance” by Shimshai, “Where is BKP?” by BKP, “Bhakti Child” by Punnu Wasu, “Never Know” by Wavegarden, and others. He is also the co-founder and music director of the BaliSpirit Festival (www.balispiritfestival.com), which is fast gaining recognition as one of Asia’s premier holistic/wellness/cultural events.
His company, Woven Media, is a pioneering web-based media firm that creates and distributes films on non-profit projects. He also operates a music production facility near Ubud, Bali.
Ernest Weiss-Hariyanto - Indonesia - Producer & Editor
Ernest is an established editor and filmmaker in Asia with 13 years of experience working with broadcast television, post-production facilities, commercials and documentary production. Born in Java, Indonesia, he has resided and worked in Australia, Thailand, India and Israel, His production credits include award-winning documentary features Laya Project and Voice over the Bridge. Currently he runs Republik Pictures a production and post-production services company based in Ubud, Bali.
Michael Genrich - Germany - Associate Producer
Accomplished international music and film project manager,and event organizer in the cultural and commercial sectors,activein Asia, Australia, Europe and the US, with extensive professional experience and a BA in “Media & Entertainment Management”.