The International Modern Film Alliance's mission is to teach and promote the art of storytelling through the marriage of music and film.” - Director Ben Makinen

The IMFA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Founder Ben Makinen is an award-winning filmmaker and music producer who is passionate about empowering youth to craft their own personal films as a way to preserve and document their cultural heritage while becoming global citizens dedicated to stewardship of the earth.

 

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hands-on learning in the field

Collaboration: Writing Acting Filming Editing & Composing

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Spirit of Bali, Live Performance - Karangasem, Bali

Spirit of Bali, Live Performance - Karangasem, Bali

Director Kelly McAllister on set: Strong Tea

Director Kelly McAllister on set: Strong Tea

Founder Ben Makinen with IMFA Bali President Lohde Makinen in Ubud, Bali with Cahaya Mutiara

Founder Ben Makinen with IMFA Bali President Lohde Makinen in Ubud, Bali with Cahaya Mutiara

Actors on Location: Pantai Balangan, Bali

Actors on Location: Pantai Balangan, Bali

Gateway HS Jazz in KUVO 89.3 FM Studio

Gateway HS Jazz in KUVO 89.3 FM Studio

Sample Track

Sample Video

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