Na Maka O Ka ‘Aina is an independent video production company that has documented social and environmental struggles in Hawai’i since the 1980’s. Because of their dedication and the unique history they’ve preserved, they are the 2012 honorees for Maoli Arts Month in May. HPR’s Noe Tanigawa spoke with the video producers at their studio on Hawai’i Island.
Na Maka o ka `Aina will be honored at the 7th Annual MAMo Award Reception set for May 4th at Kumu Kahua Theatre in Honolulu, 6:00 p.m. Check http://www.maoliartsmonth.org/mamo-awardees/ for information. Check out the videos at:
The Na Maka Hawaiian voice channel
And speaking of Maoli Arts, don't forget the Mamo fashion show: Thursday, May 17, 2012 at the Hawai’i Theatre. Doors open at 5:30 pm and the show starts at 7:00 pm!