|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 3 of 3 copies|
SummaryA film about the struggle to maintain Pacific Islander culture and values within modern day Hawaii. Told through the lens of Native Hawaiian Hina Wong-Kaluwho who is both a proud and confident mahu, or transgender woman, and an honored and respected kumu, or teacher, cultural practitioner, and community leader.
-- Social life and customs.
Pacific Islanders -- History.
Gender identity -- Hawaii.
Transgender people -- Hawaii.
Hula teachers -- Hawaii.
Hula (Dance) -- Study and teaching.
Hula dancers -- Hawaii.
|Publisher|| [Oahu, Hawaii?] :
|Other Titles|| Kumu Hina :
Hamer, Dean H.,
director, director of photography, producer, screenwriter.
Wilson, Joe, 1964- director, director of photography, producer, screenwriter.
Wong-Kalu, Hinaleimoana, participant.
Kalu, Haemaccelo, participant.
Kamai, Hoʻonani, participant.
Florez, Connie M., director of photography, producer.
Thompson, Shirley, 1963- consultant.
Flanary, Lisette Marie, consultant.
Qwaves Documentary Films, production company, publlisher.
Independent Television Service, production company.
Pacific Islanders in Communications, production company.
Frameline (Firm), film distributor.
Featuring, Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu, Haemaccelo Kalu, Ho'onani Kamai.
Cinematographers, Dean Hamer, Joe Wilson, Connie M. Florez, Fred Vanderpoel, John Kuamoo, Cindy Iodice ; editor, Nels Bangerter ; co-producer, Connie M. Florez ; story consultants, Shirley Thompson, Lisette Marie Flanary ; original score, Makana.
Subtitle on cover: The true meaning of aloha.
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby stereo.
1 videodisc (77 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.