COLOR 'N MOTIONS (ANIMATIONS)

Dive into the vivid medium of animation through this selection of short films about history, culture, and little bit of hope.

(SHORT ANIMATION)

KAPAEMAHU

Dir. / Writer / Prod. Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu, Dean Hamer, Joe Wilson

Kapaemahu reveals the healing power of four mysterious stones on Waikiki Beach – and the legendary dual male and female spirits within them.

THE MAGICAL ROOT

(SHORT ANIMATION)

Dir. / Writer: Brandon Miree / Prod. Brandon Miree, Raymundo Archila

The Magical Root is a true story about a transformational time in the life of Frederick Douglass. It was the day he decided he was no longer a slave -- but a free man in a slave's body.

EMOTIONS ARE EQUATIONS: THE HOPE OF CHRISTMAS

(SHORT ANIMATION)

Dir. / Writer / Prod. Kenneth Barnes

Everyone does not have to choose hope. It only takes one person to bring the light of hope to the whole universe.