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Film Screening & Talk Story: Down on the Sidewalk in Waikīkī

  • The Hub at Ward Village 1200 Ala Moana Blvd Honolulu, HI 96814 (map)


Down On the Sidewalk in Waikīkī is a narrative short film inspired by a collection of poetry published posthumously featuring the work of Hawaiian poet Wayne Kaumualii Westlake (1947-84).

As a loose adaptation of his work, this short narrative film seeks to carry forward Wayne Kaumualii Westlake’s voice and perspective, sharing the depth and breadth of his poetry through the magic of cinema. Starring HB19 artists Imaikalani Kalahele.

Directed and Produced by Native Hawaiian filmmaker Justyn Ah-Chong.

Admission is $10 General, Under 18 FREE.

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