Kalfein Michael Wuisan

Country of Origin: Indonesia

Kalfein Michael Wuisan or Kale, is an Indigenous Minahasa youth from Wuwuk, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia. Besides involvement in the youth wing of the Indonesian Alliance of Indigenous Peoples (AMAN), called BPAN (Barisan Pemuda Adat Nusantara). He’s actively involved in short filmmaking and the cultural movement with local artists, humanists and historians to enhance Minahasa culture & their Christianity as part of Minahasa identity in Minahasa. He uses photography & videography and he’s also actively involved in teaching Smartphone Cinematography to young generations from all villages in Minahasa. He has travelled through all the villages in Minahasa training the indigenous youth in smartphone cinematography. He participates in the Minahasa youth film community (KOMUNITAS FELEM ORANG GUNUNG) to make their own film festival called FESTIVAL FELEM ORANG GUNUNG.

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