october, 2021

thu21oct(oct 21)10:00 amsat23(oct 23)10:00 amHawaiian SoulCategory:iNfestival2021,On-Demand,Short Film


21 (Thursday) 10:00 am - 23 (Saturday) 10:00 am(GMT-04:00) View in my time

Event Details

During the 1970s Native rights movement in Hawai‘i, a prominent activist and musician George Helm enlists the support of community Elders from Maui to protect the island of Kaho‘olawe from military bombing.

Director/Writer/Producer: Aina Paikai (Native Hawaiian)
USA | 2020 | 20 min
English/Ōlelo Hawaiʻi w English subtitles | Short Drama
Canadian Premiere

Availability: Canada
Content Warnings: Triggering historical trauma (Residential schools, Indian Act, 60s Scoop, MMIWG2S)

Aina Paikai (Hawaiian) is a Sundance Native Lab Fellow. He wrote and acted in the award-winning short film Down on the Sidewalk in Waikiki (2019).


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