october, 2020

tue20oct(oct 20)7:00 pmthu22(oct 22)7:00 pmKapaemahuCategory:iN2020,Livestream,On-Demand,Short Film


20 (Tuesday) 7:00 pm - 22 (Thursday) 7:00 pm(GMT-04:00) View in my time

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Long ago, four extraordinary individuals of dual male and female spirit brought the healing arts from Tahiti to Hawaii. Beloved by the people for their gentle ways and miraculous cures, they imbued four giant boulders with their powers. The significance of the rocks at Waikiki Beach is forever changed when they are encountered by a curious child.
Director: Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu – Kanaka Maoli
USA | 2020 | 9 min
Niihau Hawaiian w English Subtitles | Short Drama
Ontario Premiere
Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu is a Native Hawaiian teacher, cultural practitioner, composer, producer and filmmaker who uses digital media to protect and perpetuate Indigenous languages and traditions. They are a transgender health advocate, burial council chair and composer of “Ku Haaheo E Kuu Hawaii”, the internationally-known anthem for the protection of Mauna Kea.

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