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Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A
In this program
Directed by Melodie Turori
An exploration of Oceanic indigeneity and relationality through practices of ancestral listening.
Directed by Justyn Ah Chong
A Native Hawaiian taro farming family is drawn into a logistically and emotionally complex quest to preserve their ancestral land.
Directed by Déjà Cresencia Bernhardt
12-year-old Nua makes peace with the land she lives on when she learns the sugar plantation she calls home will be closed forever.
Directed by Justin Pascua
Upon her arrival from the mainland to her birthplace, a half Hawaiian young woman is frowned upon by her family for not being Hawaiian enough.
Directed by Keliʻi Grace
In 1930s Hawaii, five local boys accused of raping a young white woman are freed after the jury deadlocks and a mistrial is declared. The friends attempt to return to life as normal, but they face a new threat: violence at the hands of prejudiced vigilantes.
Directed by Nancy Thompson
An artistic look at one of the South Pacific Islands’ age old traditional practices of creating tapa cloth, through culture and fashion.
Directed by Mitchel Merrick
An aging Hawaiian War Veteran grapples with the nightmares of his past and fear of being forgotten.