World Premiere Film Screening & Talk - Let the Mountain Speak | World Premiere Film Co-presented by HIFF: Vilsoni Hereniko & Dr. Manulani Aluli Meyer talk story. This new film is written and directed by Vilsoni Hereniko, produced by Jeannette Hereniko, shot by Paul Atkins, edited by Shirley Thompson, music by Taimane and features the voice of Leo Anderson Akana, one of Hawaii's best known actresses.
A visual poem that pays tribute to Maunakea, a sacred mountain on the island of Hawaii and the center for one of the largest conflicts presently taking place in Hawaii.
Followed by an intimate discussion with Vilsoni Hereniko & Dr. Manulani Aluli Meyer.
The film is meant to give voice to the mountain herself through visually thought provoking images, sound and artistic storytelling through film.
333 Ward Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96814
Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: The HUB
Seating begins at 5:00PM