Event Type: Series

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THE MAGICIAN ON THE SKYWALK

A televised adaptation of Wu Ming-yi’s collection of short stories by the same name, this 10-episode series premiered in Taiwan earlier this year. Set in the 1980s and mainly in the now-demolished Zhonghua Market (formerly located near Taipei Main Station), the central character is Xiao Butian, an imaginative elementary student who is the son of …

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THE PANTHERS

1974, Auckland, New Zealand. Will ‘Ilolahia, the black sheep of his Tongan family and “The Professor” of the streets, is sick of seeing his community stuck in a broken system. When Trump-esque Prime Minister, Robert Muldoon, comes to power, he wreaks havoc; fueling the divide between white and Polynesian New Zealanders and commencing racially-targeted Immigration …

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PAU HANA YEARS

Presented by ‘Ulu‘ulu Moving Image Archive as part of the 100 Years: Hawaiian Homes Commission Act archival screening series, HIFF presents a free screening of 4 episodes of the classic 1975 series PAU HANA YEARS. PAU HANA YEARS – Golden Anniversary of Molokai Homesteading Part 1:This episode of Pau Hana Years with host Bob Barker …

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REEL WĀHINE OF HAWAI‘I: SEASON 3

Hawai‘i Women in Filmmaking has produced three seasons of REEL WĀHINE OF HAWAI‘I, redressing the conversation behind gender inequality in the film industry and recontextualizing Hawaiian and local stories through the female perspective and gaze. Through documenting the lives of women filmmakers in Hawai‘i, various untold stories are revealed about the lives of filmmakers striving …

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