Hawaii sovereignty documentary to premiere in Hollywood

Photojournalist Catherine Bauknight’s documentary, “Hawaii — A Voice for Sovereignty,” will premiere Feb. 29 in Hollywood.The 10-minute short spotlights Hawaiians’ efforts to preserve their ancestral islands and social, economic, and ecological issues that have developed in Hawaii Narration for the film will be supplied by Al Harrington of “Hawaii Five-O.”

“Hawaii — A Voice for Sovereignty” was selected from among 1,000 submissions to premiere at the Maui Film Festival last June. The premiere includes a luau, a private screening of the documentary short, a surfing exhibit by Mark Kahanamoku, grandson of Duke Kahanamoku, on-site lei-making and Hawaiian-themed food. For those of you in California looking for a Hawaii fix – you can purchase tickets for the screening at www.catherinebauknight.com.

Posted by: Bruce Fisher