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Waikiki: Riding the Waves of Change
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directed by Eric Jordan, fl. 2007 and Caroline Yacoe, fl. 1997; produced by Eric Jordan, fl. 2007 and Caroline Yacoe, fl. 1997 (Hawaii: Privately Published, 2007), 54 mins
Like hula, surfing was viewed as immoral by European missionaries to Hawai'i, so it had languished until the early twentieth century when the first tourist hotels appeared in Waikiki, and a small band of watermen began to earn their livelihood from surfing instruction and providing outrigger canoe rides for touris...
directed by Eric Jordan, fl. 2007 and Caroline Yacoe, fl. 1997; produced by Eric Jordan, fl. 2007 and Caroline Yacoe, fl. 1997 (Hawaii: Privately Published, 2007), 54 mins
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Waterfalls of Hawaii
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produced by Ford Motor Company (Detroit, MI: Ford Motor Company, 1917), 19 secs
This early documentary from the Ford Motor Company shows views of the waterfalls of Hawaii in the early 20th Century.
produced by Ford Motor Company (Detroit, MI: Ford Motor Company, 1917), 19 secs
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Wayfinder
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(Maiden Voyage Productions, 2019), 10 mins
Virtual Reality - THE WAYFINDER is the story of a Kamai, a real-life “Moana.” A vibrant 14-year-old Hawaiian, Kamai dreams of sailing in the wake of her ancestors. Ever since stepping on board a sailing canoe as a young child, Kamai has been drawn to the sea. We follow her journey as she learns the ancient art...
(Maiden Voyage Productions, 2019), 10 mins
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Wayfinders: A Pacific Odyssey
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directed by Gail K. Evenari, fl. 1998; produced by Gail K. Evenari, fl. 1998 (San Francisco, CA: Maiden Voyage Productions, 1999), 56 mins
This award-winning PBS documentary sweeps viewers into a seafaring adventure with a community of Polynesians, as they build traditional sailing canoes, learn how to follow the stars across the open ocean, and embark upon a 2,000-mile voyage in the wake of their ancestors. Wayfinders focuses on the revival of wayfi...
directed by Gail K. Evenari, fl. 1998; produced by Gail K. Evenari, fl. 1998 (San Francisco, CA: Maiden Voyage Productions, 1999), 56 mins
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When Fear Reigned
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directed by Tom Coffman, fl. 1998 (Hawaii: Privately Published, 2010), 13 mins
When the Territorial Governor of Hawaii signed the order for martial law after the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, islanders believed that it was only for a short time, but it ended up lasting until 1944. Fear and hatred directed at Japanese Americans led to suspension of the rule of habeas corpus as the civilian...
directed by Tom Coffman, fl. 1998 (Hawaii: Privately Published, 2010), 13 mins
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Wonders of the Solar System, Season 1, Episode 4, Dead or Alive
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directed by Paul Olding, 1973- and Ben Finney, fl. 2005-2016; presented by Brian Cox, 1968-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Wonders of the Solar System, Season 1, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 54 mins

Prepare to immerse yourself in an alien world as if you were standing there yourself. Giant ice fountains rising over 100km high; an ocean hidden beneath a frozen crust of ice; storms twice the size of Earth coloured blood red by a vortex of dust and gases; immense volcanoes that could rip a planet apart - this se...

directed by Paul Olding, 1973- and Ben Finney, fl. 2005-2016; presented by Brian Cox, 1968-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Wonders of the Solar System, Season 1, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 54 mins
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Wonders of the Solar System, Series 1, Episode 4, Dead or Alive
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directed by Ben Finney, fl. 2005-2016 and Paul Olding, 1973-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Wonders of the Solar System, Series 1, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 50 mins
The worlds that surround our planet are all made of rock, but there the similarity ends. Some have a beating geological heart, others are frozen in time. In Dead or Alive, Brian travels to the tallest mountain on Earth, the volcano Mauna Kea on Hawaii, to show how something as basic as a planet's size can make the...
directed by Ben Finney, fl. 2005-2016 and Paul Olding, 1973-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Wonders of the Solar System, Series 1, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 50 mins
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Words, Earth & Aloha: The Sources of Hawaiian Music
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directed by Eddie Kamae, 1927-; produced by Rodney A. Ohtani, fl. 1998 and Myrna Kamae, fl. 1970 (Honolulu, HI: Hawaiian Legacy Foundation, 2005), 58 mins
In Hawaii music has always been much more than a form of entertainment. It has been a key to Hawaiian culture. This documentary explores the sources of a complex tradition, from early chants and 19th century gospel influences, to the work of composers who flourished between the 1870s and the 1920s, for whom Hawaii...
directed by Eddie Kamae, 1927-; produced by Rodney A. Ohtani, fl. 1998 and Myrna Kamae, fl. 1970 (Honolulu, HI: Hawaiian Legacy Foundation, 2005), 58 mins
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