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Loading Cattle Thru the Surf

Loading Cattle Thru the Surf

ʻUluʻulu will share a slice of Hawaiʻi’s ranching history at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. The Archival Screening Afternoon on June 21, 2019 is a celebrated annual event that is a collaboration between the Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) and the American Library Association Film & Media Roundtable.

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10th Anniversary

10th Anniversary

'Ulu'ulu is celebrating its 10 year anniversary! We're excited to commemorate a decade of preserving Hawai'i's moving image heritage and look forward to many more years of expanding access and horizons.

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Getting Along in Washington DC

Getting Along in Washington DC

In 1964, a group from Hawai‘i traveled to Washington DC to lobby for the Civil Rights Act. Watch as they describe to Senator Daniel K. Inouye how they "get along" with Segregationists in the Southern bloc.

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Plantation History Preservation

Plantation History Preservation

Historian Barbara Kawakami grew up on a sugar plantation. In the 1980s she helped CLEAR produce several programs on plantation history and culture. Kawakami’s work has inspired a donation by Frank Moy and Marcia Mau that has enabled preservation and digital access to the CLEAR Rice & Roses Collection.

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Senator Daniel K. Inouye Oral History Project

Senator Daniel K. Inouye Oral History Project

The Daniel K. Inouye Institute’s Oral History Project was a chance for people who knew Inouye well to relay their experience as a friend and colleague. This theme showcases a selection of interviews honoring the life of the late Senator.

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Listen to the Forest

Listen to the Forest

This theme celebrates the recently completed digital preservation work on Listen to the Forest, a 1991 documentary film produced by Eddie and Myrna Kamae about the biodiversity of Hawai‘i’s rainforests, and the unique relationship of reverence that continues to exist between Hawai‘i's native landscape and its native people.

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Don Ho Collection

Don Ho Collection

ʻUluʻulu recently acquired the complete collection of the late entertainer Don Ho’s films, videos and personal memorabilia from the Donald Tai Loy Ho Trust. The extensive collection from Hawaiʻi's most famous entertainer includes archival film and video footage and related personal memorabilia from the early 1960s through 2007.

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Hawaiian Sovereignty

Hawaiian Sovereignty

Here we highlight some of the efforts of the Hawaiian Sovereignty Movement – speeches, marches, demonstrations, discussions, events and legislation all related to educating people about the history and sovereignty of Hawai‘i.

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Daniel K. Inouye
Pilot Project

Pilot Project

The HKG Pilot Project was a collaborative effort between ʻUluʻulu and local archives, museums, libraries, television stations and independent producers to create a digital collection of Hawaiian film and video. Much of this footage had not been seen in over 30 years until it was digitized in 2011.

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Highlight Reel

Highlight Reel

During our Pilot Project, ‘Ulu‘ulu preserved and digitized over 350 hours of culturally and historically significant Hawaiian footage from the 1920s -1990s. Here is a glimpse of some of the treasures we have been able to save and now share.

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ʻUluʻulu – The Henry Ku$#699;ualoha Giuni Moving Image Archive of Hawaiiʻi

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