KA PIKO

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Directed by: Bryson Chun 2017 | 14 min.

Section: Pacific Showcase Shorts

Premiere: World Premiere

Countries: United States

Languages: English

Genres: Drama, Native/Indigenous Peoples


Synopsis

Sponsored by:

Hawaii Film Office

Pacific Islanders in Communications

When his girlfriend dies during childbirth, Makana, a young Native Hawaiian man who struggles to relate to his cultural identity, must perform a piko burying ritual with his girlfriend's father.

Screenings

Friday, November 10 8:15 PM Dole Cannery D Date Passed
Plays with:  PACIFIC SHOWCASE SHORTS POSSUM
MY MOTHER'S BLOOD
LADY EVA
FAKA'ANAUA
MEKE
THE BLACK PEN
THE EDUCATION OF GRAYSON TOKI
PRAISE SONG FOR OCEANIA
TAMA
Saturday, November 11 12:30 PM Dole Cannery D Date Passed
Plays with:  PACIFIC SHOWCASE SHORTS POSSUM
MY MOTHER'S BLOOD
LADY EVA
FAKA'ANAUA
MEKE
THE BLACK PEN
THE EDUCATION OF GRAYSON TOKI
PRAISE SONG FOR OCEANIA
TAMA
Saturday, November 18 1:00 PM Hilo Palace Theater Date Passed
Plays with:  MADE IN HAWAII SHORTS ARCHIVES OF EXTINCTION
KEEP YOU FLOAT
JUVENTUD
PRAISE SONG FOR OCEANIA
LADY EVA
U
I AM BECAUSE YOU ARE
WILDER PALMS
Sunday, November 19 12:15 PM Waimea Theater Kauai Date Passed
Plays with:  MADE IN HAWAII SHORTS ARCHIVES OF EXTINCTION
I AM BECAUSE YOU ARE
JUVENTUD
KEEP YOU FLOAT
PRAISE SONG FOR OCEANIA
LADY EVA
U
WILDER PALMS

Cast & Crew

Director Bryson Chun
Screenwriter Bryson Chun
Producer Christopher Ahn, Grace Lim
Cast Isaac Ligsay, Mila Polevia
Director of Photography Christopher Ahn
Editor Grace Lim
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