2019 | USA | 12 MIN | World Premiere
Saturday, March 28 | 12:30PM
Shorts Program: Opening Doors
This Is The Way We Rise is a nonfiction film on exploration into the creative process, following Dr. Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio as her calling to protect sacred indigenous lands against development atop Mauna Kea, Hawaii reinvigorates her work as a native Hawaiian slam poet.
Director: Ciara Lacy
Cinematographer: Chapin Hall
Story Producers: Adithya Sambamurthy, Matthew Cushing