Cast: Danielle Zalopany, Jason Quinn, Peter Shinkoda
When a Native Hawaiian hula dancer escaping her abusive boyfriend crashes her beat-up van into a mysterious homeless man, she finds herself flung into a surrealistic journey of self-exploration and enlightenment.
Director Christopher Kahunahana’s eagerly awaited feature debut breaks down the enduring, stereotypical image of paradise we have of Waikiki to reveal a vulnerable and authentic portrait of indigeneity. Leaving behind the touristic image of paradise and island culture, WAIKIKI tackles the often-unspeakable generational trauma of postcolonial cultures through a mixing of genre conventions, experimental storytelling, and perspectives.
Directed by Jeff Adachi and Chihiro Wimbush RICOCHET TELLS THE STORY of the historic trial following the tragic…
Sunday, May 22, 2022, 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm