WATERMANDirected by Isaac Halasima
- Documentary Features, Special Presentations
- Documentary, History, Human Rights, Pacific Islander
- 93 mins
- LA premiere
FREE/PAY WHAT YOU CAN
Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A
Surfing legend. Olympic superstar. Hawaiian Icon. American hero.
Five-time Olympic medalist and Native Hawaiian Duke Paoa Kahanamoku shattered records and brought surfing to the world while overcoming a lifetime of personal challenges. Waterman examines his journey, humanitarianism, and enduring legacy.
Director: Isaac Halasima
Producer: Dr. Steven Ungerleider, David Ulich
Executive Producer: Michael Cascio
Director of Photography: Carter Fawcett
Sound Designer: Ando Johnson
Music: Tim Jones
Cast: Duane Desoto, Laird Hamilton, Fred Hemmings, Jack Johnson, Ha’a Keaulana, Kathy Kohner, Kai Lenny, Jason Momoa, Kelia Moniz, Carissa Moore, Kelly Slater, Malaya Valenzuela, Chad Wright