UH KIDS FIRST! Film Festival: Whale RiderJuly 30, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Mānoa Campus, Art Auditorium
Now in its 11th summer; boasting 40 live-action and animated films from 13 countries over 5 Sundays: June 11 & 25 and July 9, 23 & 30, 2017. Providing quality entertainment for children and youth from 4 to 15+ years. Plus door prizes!
July 30 - Ages 10+ 105 min. - New Zealand/Germany - “Whale Rider” 15th anniversary special screening. With awards from around the world, including an Oscar nomination for Keisha Castle-Hughes, Whale Rider, directed by Nikki Caro, is considered one of the best coming-of-age films of all times. A 12-year-old Maori girl dares to dream of becoming the chief of her people, a role traditionally reserved for males.
Outreach College, Mānoa Campus