Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · We Ought to Be in Pictures
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

We Ought to Be in Pictures

Bali's Picture Perfect and Ideal for Producers Looking for Exotic Film Locales.


Bali News:
Click Image to Enlarge

(7/9/2005)

The 2005 edition of /Locations Magazine, the authoritative publication used by directors, producers and location scouts, examines why film makers have a nature love affair for Bali. The article, "Bali Most Beautiful" traces Bali's long association with film-making - dating from Andres Roosevelt's 1932 epic "Goona Goona" and Henri de la Falaise's 1935 silent movie "Legong: Dance of the Virgins" to the just completed shooting of Mark Esposito's "Toute La Beaute Du Monde".

Security Not a Concern

Quoted in the article, Bali Film Commission's Founder Deborah Gabinetti said that among the growing number of producer bringing projects to Bali, surprisingly few have expressed security concerns. "We have close relations with all government departments, including local and national security forces," she said. "There are point people on call 24 hours a day assigned specifically to assist film crews, and preventative and emergency response services have also been increased. This gives us the confidence to actively and responsibly promote Indonesian to filmmakers."

Director Esposito endoresed Gabinetti's enthusiasm for Bali as a film locale, praising local cooperation and the ease of access provided to his crew during an eight week shoot covering some 60 locations.

Are Balinese Good Actors?

Following the Esposito project, however, the question of whether or not the Balinese are natural actors remains unanswered.

According to Esposito, "the people are always smiling and the local communities welcomed us warmly. Everyone on the set was very moved by the kindness and generosity of the Balinese."

His film project, depicting Bali and Lombok as the most beautiful places in the world - Toute la Beaute du Monde - relied heavily on the islands' natural charms and God-given beauty.

At least for this particular project, there was little call for skilled actors and set decorators.



© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
More Coin for Three Fountains
Badung Regency Installing Dancing Fountains at Three Major Public Monuments
(11/19/2017)
For Sale: 350 Bali Houses at Rp. 3 Billion Each
350-Unit Elite Housing Complex to be built in Tohpati, North Sanur, Bali by Waskita Karya Realty
(11/19/2017)
Indonesian Tourism Ė One Complex at a Time
Baliís ITDC Celebrates 44 Years of Developing Indonesian Tourism
(11/18/2017)
Time to Tango?
Solo Tango Orquesta to Appear at Padma Resort Legian, Bali on November 30, 2017
(11/19/2017)
Party on the Beach in Sanur
ARTOTEL to Open a Sanur Beach Club, Bali in December
(11/19/2017)
Bumble in Jungle
Four Villagers in Karangasem, Bali Suffer Attack by Jungle Bees
(11/19/2017)
Whatís the Buzz
Provincial Health Officials Warns Public to be on Guard Against Mosquito Bites that Cause Dengue Fever
(11/18/2017)
Counter Moves at Bali Airport
Bali Airport Adding 40 New Check-in Counters for IMF-World Bank Conference in 2018
(11/19/2017)
Major MICE Show Coming to Indonesia
DestinASEAN Meeting, Incentive, Convention and Exhibition Show in Tangerang, Indonesia April 9-10, 2018
(11/18/2017)
OTAs Asked to Pay their Fair Share in Taxes
Indonesian Hoteliers Want to Pressure International Online Travel Agents to Pay Sales Taxes.
(11/18/2017)
One Less Corrupt Official in Baliís North
Karangasem Official Collecting Illegal Levies from Tulamben Dive Operators Sent to Prison for One Year
(11/18/2017)
A Way Back for Baliís Lake Batur
Regional and National Efforts Underway to Reverse the Severe Environmental Degradation of Baliís Lake Batur
(11/18/2017)
All [News]!