Join CSEAS for a heroic tale that transforms into an examination of the Aetas’ ethnic group’s psyche and their sad but accepted place in national politics. A series of short films on education in Southeast Asia will accompany the film after the feature presentation.
Utilizing all sorts of devices such as the flashback, the story-within-a-story, non-linear structure, suspense and action as readily as heavy drama or moments of hilarity, and even a montage (that didn’t quite do it for us), all of these are textured by Ellis and his co-writer Frank E. Flowers into a most impressive framework that can only come from an experienced storyteller. It’s drama, it’s crime, it’s a story of a family’s survival against the struggle of life and even though it lacks the blood, gore, zombies and the monsters of the Fantasia Film Festival
Join the Waipahu FILCOM Center celebrating Ilokano Culture & Heritage with a fiesta of language, rites, rituals, songs, dances, and performances.
Alice, a 30-year-old Filipino trans woman, flew to Korea to chase after her boyfriend who she discovers is now living with his new girlfriend. Joon, a 25-year-old Korean musician, is pressured by his traditional parents to find a more stable job and girlfriend. At a bridge in the middle of Seoul, the two brokenhearted souls fatedly cross paths.
From May 24 – September 20 this exhibit will highlight textiles from Asia including works from Indonesia, Malaysia, Cambodia, Myanmar and the Philippines.
Traditional and Contemporary Filipino Culture presented through a fusion of dance genres.
Join Eat The Street Hawai’i at their new location in Kaka’ako Gateway Park this Friday for food delights from the Philippines.
Join the UHM Center for Philippine Studies as they celebrate their 40th anniversary.
Join us in celebration of Professor Pia Arboleda’s new book and another lecture on a similar topic.
Award-winning Philippine environmentalist Antonio A. Oposa, Jr. will give a free public lecture entitled “Climate Justice for Future Generations” at UHM.