E MĀLAMA PONO, WILLY BOYDirected by Scott W. Kekama Amona
Cast: Hailee K-Aloha, Inger-Kae Kealaokalani Pacheco, Ioane Goodhue, Kalena Holani, Kamakaniokaʻāina Paikai, Kawika Kahiapo, Keali'inoi Tengan, Lāiana Kanoa-Wong, Meredith Desha Enos, Nani Rían Kenna Ross, Sam Kapoi, Shawn Kaho'olemana Naone, Taylor Kaneiakala
When a Native Hawaiian Police Officer is called in on his day off to evict the protesting Native Hawaiian residents of a homeless settlement deemed “illegal” by the State of Hawaii, he is forced to choose between supporting his family, upholding the law, and doing what is morally right…or PONO.
Writer: Nani Rían Kenna Ross & Scott W. Kekama Amona
Producer: Justyn Ah Chong, Scott W. Kekama Amona, Nani Rían Kenna Ross, Jana Park Moore
Executive Producer: Leanne Ferrer, Pacific Islanders in Communicaiton, Linda Nichols, Robert Nichols
Director of Photography: Chapin Hall
Editor: Kali Kasashima
Production Designer: Elias Chang
Composer: Kanoa Wolfe-Doblin
Sound Designer: Kamauliola Agunat
Music: Rexie, Sudden Rush
Through various frames and points of view, we are brought closer to encountering an ancient Pacific past.