PUNALU`U EXPERIENCE: A NEW DVD
The newly released DVD “The Punalu`u Experience” invites
you to journey into the world of the honu (Hawaiian green
sea turtles), sacred fishing grounds and ancient heiau
(temples) of Hawai`i Island’s famous Punalu`u Black
The 28 minute film, made possible by a grant from
the Hawaii Community Foundation: Pikake Fund, will
be given to every public school and library in the
state of Hawaii. The film is designed to allow students
across the state to discover Punalu`u - a thriving
Hawaiian cultural treasure on Hawai`i’s longest
The film blends inspiring interviews
with local residents whose families have lived there
for centuries with beautiful cinematography of this
natural oasis that is home to some of the rarest animals
in the world and a nesting site for the critically
endangered honu `ea (Hawaiian hawksbill turtle).
The film features a music score composed by Demetrios
Oliveria and includes music selections from the soundtrack
of the Oscar winning film,”A Beautiful Mind.” composed
by Academy Award Winnning Composer, James Horner. The
music was donated to the film by both Demetrios and James
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PO Box 472, Naalehu, HI 96772.
100% of the proceeds from the sale of the DVD will
go towards the preservation of Punalu`u.