The celebrated Sundance Film Festival is online today through the weekend. It’s an opportunity for Hawai'i film lovers to check out national premieres and artist talks, and Hawai'i is highlighted this year for special behind-the-scenes programming. This comes at a time when local filmmakers are changing the stories they tell and the way they tell them.

Adamu Waziri

Cartoons once dismissed as filler or just for laughs, are big business now.  Animations can shape our view of the world and now, hand in hand with virtual reality and digital gaming, animations are being used to preserve and perpetuate traditional culture.  HPR’s Noe Tanigawa reports.