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'O POLI'AHU ME KUKAHAU'ULA

Directed by: Hunter Catton 2016 | 7 min.

Section: Student Showcase

Premiere: Hawaii Special Screening

Countries: United States

Languages: Hawaiian, with English subtitles

Genres: Culture, History, Spiritual


Synopsis

The story of Kukahau`ula and Poli`ahu takes place on the tallest mountain in the Pacific Ocean, MaunaKea. In the winter the Goddess Poli`ahu uses her power to blanket Maunakea with snow. Attracted by the Goddesses beauty, Kukahau`ula shines through the harsh conditions to warm the heart of the Goddess.

Screenings

Saturday, November 12 10:30 AM Dole Cannery A Date Passed
Plays with:  STUDENT SHOWCASE DREAM COME TRUE
A STAR AND ITS REFLECTION
13 MINUTES
IGNITE
REMEMBERING MARGO
WHEN WE'RE GONE
FROM FLOWERS TO FOOD
RESTORING THE DUNES
ANIMATION
CUTOUTS
ONLY IF YOU LET IT
BUTT LOVE
DIAGNOSED PINK
RAYNOR
TAKING NOTES: ADVICE FOR YOUNG MUSICIANS

Cast & Crew

Director Hunter Catton
Producer Lehua Veincent
Cast Apache Chong, LaynTaylor Glenn, Kalehua Hayashida, Kaluhikaua Ka'apana, Chloe Koizumi
Cinematographer Hunter Catton
Editor Hunter Catton, Nader Shehata
Writer Kalehua Seimeona