4 films/events

Native/Indigenous Peoples

AINU MOSIR
Japan 2020 | 84 min.
Spotlight on Japan | Drama, Native/Indigenous Peoples

Kanto is a fourteen-year-old boy and a descendant of Japan’s indigenous Ainu people. He lives with his mother, Emi, who runs a souvenir store in the small town in Hokkaido, where the Ainu...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 15th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

KAMA'ĀINA (CHILD OF THE LAND)
United States 2019 | 17 min.
Made in Hawaii Shorts | Coming of Age, LGBT, Native/Indigenous Peoples

A queer sixteen-year-old girl, Mahina, must navigate life on the streets in Oahu, until she eventually finds refuge at the Pu’uhonua o Wai’anae––Hawaiʻi’s largest...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sat, Nov 21 - 5:00PM  Consolidated Mililani

Sun, Nov 29 - 12:01AM  NOV 5 - 29 | ON DEMAND ONLINE

Sun, Nov 29 - 3:00PM  Consolidated Ward

RUAHINE: STORIES IN HER SKIN
New Zealand 2019 | 40 min.
Pacific Showcase Shorts | Native/Indigenous Peoples

For Māori women receiving their traditional moko kauae, they are visually asserting their birthright and identity while celebrating the mana (spiritual power) of their whakapapa (ancestry).

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sun, Nov 29 - 12:01AM  NOV 5 - 29 | ON DEMAND ONLINE

SKY AELANS
Solomon Islands 2020 | 6 min.
Pacific Showcase Shorts | Native/Indigenous Peoples

The Indigenous communities who live in the high mountain forests, known locally as the “Sky Aelans”, are the last guardians of these sacred spaces. This film is a reflection of the vital...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sun, Nov 29 - 12:01AM  NOV 5 - 29 | ON DEMAND ONLINE

4 films/events
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