In Focus — Garden Island Film Festival

//In Focus — Garden Island Film Festival

In Focus — Garden Island Film Festival

By Léo Azambuja

Aloha for Indo, at The Shops at Kukui‘ula

The Garden Island Film Festival showcased six unique films, some by local filmmakers, from Nov. 11 to 19. The festival was part of the 2016 Creative Industries Month Kaua‘i, November.

The free festival was an opportunity for local residents and visitors to view unique films connected to Kaua‘i. The movies were screened at the Westin Princeville, Kaua‘i Marriott in Kalapaki, Courtyard Marriott in Kapa‘a, The Shops at Kukui‘ula in Po‘ipu and Blu Umi & Japanese Garden Café in Hanapepe.

The movies shown were Fishing Pono: Living in Harmony with the Sea, by Teresa Tico; Night Bird: The Incandescent Life of Thomas Chapin, by Stephanie Castillo; Aloha for Indo, by Elliot Lucas; Senator Inouye: Told by his Son, by Gloria Borland; Sandaan: 100 Years of Filipinos in America, by Noel Izon; and Remember the Boys.

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Léo Azambuja, editor of For Kaua‘i, has won multiple journalism awards in the state of Hawai‘i, including investigative and enterprise reporting, spot news and feature writing, photojournalism and online reporting.

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