HIFF Wrap Up

I am grateful that I was able to attend HIFF this year. This was my first time attending the festival, and it was a great experience. Despite the confusion I felt watching “Self Made,” I enjoyed watching all the films and was able to “find my moment.” HIFF is a great way to showcase diversity. … [Read…]

Panel Discussion Following Iolani Palace: Restoration & Hawaii’s Past Today

On Saturday I watched a remastered documentary titled Iolani Palace: Restoration and Hawaii’s Past Today. Both films, directed by George Tahara, are from archived film reels dating back to the 60s and 70s, from before and after the palace restoration. The film documents how the design and architecture for the restored Iolani Palace took place. … [Read…]

Big Hero 6 Review

I was really impressed with Disney’s Big Hero 6. It exceeded my expectations because at first, the only reason I wanted to watch it was because it was created by Disney. I was lucky enough to get a ticket before they sold out. Disney has a way of creating characters that win over your heart … [Read…]