Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A
An experimental film born from the Hawaiian proverb, “return to the backbone,” and inspired by the local writer/director’s love for nature, music, and film as well as his own disconnect from his heritage.
Director: Justin Pascua
Writer: Justin Pascua
Producer: Justin Pascua
Executive Producer: Justin Pascua
Director of Photography: Justin Pascua
Editor: Justin Pascua
Production Designer: Justin Pascua
Sound Designer: Justin Pascua
Music: J. Kahinu (performed by Dave Chang), Steve E. Williams, Christian Larssen, Shetty List
Cast: Hope Kanoa, Kanoe Nakata
Through various frames and points of view, we are brought closer to encountering an ancient Pacific past.