Welcome to Celebes, the world's eleventh-largest island, with a
unique culture, tradition, and distinctive flora and fauna.
The island is rich in tradition and culture, from the exotic
national parks with specific animals to the island, protected
village areas, including the world famous Tana Toraja where the
dead are embalmed in living trees, cliff face tombs, hanging
coffins, and mummified dead bodies in everyday houses, to the
turquoise gleaming watery ocean displaying best coral reef dive
sites in world, and friendly people having friendly conversation
while watching the wonder of nature and sipping cups of strong
coffee from Toraja.
Celebes International Film Festival wishes to make the island
and the culture more famous internationally to honor the
tradition and the diversity of the island blanketed with the
bravery of the ancestors.
We wish to flourish the art of filmmaking and be participated in
the growing film industry, nationally and globally. Celebes
International Film Festival invites all filmmakers, adventurers,
traveler, newcomers, and students to bloom their masterpiece
through our Film Festival proudly.
Ceremony will be held and hosted in Celebes. The festival will
also be featuring screenings and film-making workshops.