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Q&A with the director of Oscar-shortlisted Hawaiian film Kapaemahu

New Zealand Academy Award-nominated film producer Chelsea Winstanley speaks with Hawaiian filmmaker Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu – Writer, Director and Narrator of animated short film Kapaemahu.

Bringing the powerful Hawaiian legend of Kapaemahu to life through vivid animation, Kapaemahu has made history as the first Hawaiian film to make the Oscars shortlist for best animated short film.

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