‘Ōiwi Shorts Showcase
Tuesday Nov 12 07:30 PM
Wednesday Nov 13 01:00 PM
Doris Duke Theatre
Museum members: $8.00
General Admission: $10.00
About the Film:
Directors: Lana Dang, Kale Kaaikala, Ann Marie Kirk, Erin Lau. 78 mins.
Directed by Lana Dang. 2012. USA. 10 mins.
A stern father and his two kids must learn to cast down their fishing nets in order to capture a moment of connection.
Directed by Kale Kaaikala. 2013. USA. 13 mins.
See Maui’s urban infrastructure through the lens of the island’s most talented skateboarders.
Directed by Erin Lau. 2013. USA. 18 mins.
A rebellious teenager attempts to follow in the footsteps of her late father to become an MMA fighter.
View the trailer.
Little Girl's War Cry
Directed by Erin Lau. 2013. USA/Cook Islands. 17 mins.
A Maori girl shelters herself from reality with her hero-centered imagination, until a prank goes wrong and she must confront the violence that stains her childhood and family. Winner: Best Student Film, Hawaii International Film Festival EuroCinema Hawai’i.
Small Kine Stories
Directed by Ann Marie Kirk. 2013. USA. 20 mins.
Listen as kūpuna tell stories about the areas where they live, from Manana Island on O‘ahu to Mahukona on Hawai'i Island.
Photo credits: Top: "Chout", Left: "Little Girl's War Cry", Right: "Kae."