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You can't deny that food is one of the most important facets of any group of people. We need it to survive, but we also consume and share certain foods as ways to celebrate life events, comfort ourselves and demonstrate pride in our heritage. Here are clips that come from our various collections showing some of the many aspects of food in Hawai'i, from gathering to production to enjoyment.

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Back to the Roots

Back to the Roots

Historical, spiritual, cultural, mythological connections of Hawaiians to the taro plant, the staple food of Hawaiian culture. Interviews taro...

Duration:
01:01:28
Compilation of DIALOG introductory segments (ca. 1983 - 1984)

Compilation of DIALOG introductory segments (ca. 1983 - 1984)

This title includes introductory segments for DIALOG shows on the following topics: Police; Toddlers (5/83); Downtown (7/22/83); Statehood: Labor,...

Duration:
01:00:23
Uncle Les Kuloloio teaches fishing practices

Uncle Les Kuloloio teaches fishing practices

Les Kuloloio and kupuna teach ʻōpio (youth) the cultural practice of gathering from the ocean; including how to gather and eat sea urchin and...

Duration:
00:21:18
Enduring Pride : Volume 5

Enduring Pride : Volume 5

1st program. Wailua, Maui is a community of less than 100 persons, yet it is a major area for growing wetland taro. Shows the process of planting...

Duration:
00:29:47
Pineapple Women

Pineapple Women

CLEAR presents Pineapple Women produced in 1984 for the Rice & Roses series; produced and written by Chris Conybeare and directed and edited by Joy...

Duration:
00:29:28
Electric Kitchen #2 Gifts from the Kitchen; November 1994

Electric Kitchen #2 Gifts from the Kitchen; November 1994

Electric Kitchen #2 Gifts from the Kitchen; November 1994 with host Alison Zecha and guest Pat Rae. On this episode the host and guest prepare...

Duration:
00:30:37
First Friday : The Unauthorized News : Archaeology - Heʻeia Marsh and Kāneʻohe (July 1988)

First Friday : The Unauthorized News : Archaeology - Heʻeia Marsh and Kāneʻohe...

Pacific news of New Caledonia, Tahiti, Fiji, Papua New Guinea. Maoris in New Zealand and Belau (Palau). A tape segment on the Heʻeia Marsh is shown...

Year:
1988
Duration:
01:00:12
Pau hana at the Kāʻū sugar mill

Pau hana at the Kāʻū sugar mill

Workers barbeque and play cards in the lunch room after the last day of work.

Duration:
00:10:00
Vegetarian cooking demonstrations circa 1970s

Vegetarian cooking demonstrations circa 1970s

Vegetarian cooking demonstration on Maui Community College circa 1970s. Demonstration of two recipes -- tofu curry and vegetables and barley soup.

Duration:
00:39:48
Interview with Kimiko Yahiro #3 6/1/87

Interview with Kimiko Yahiro #3 6/1/87

Interview with Kimiko Yahiro conducted by Chris Conybeare and Barbara Kawakami in Japanese with some English. Recorded on June 1, 1987 for the...

Year:
1987
Duration:
00:18:54
Pila and Kauanoe at home with kids

Pila and Kauanoe at home with kids

Footage of Pila Wilson and Kauanoe Kamanā at home with their two children. Includes footage of them eating dinner and reading a book.

Duration:
00:08:08
Chinese New Year Celebration

Chinese New Year Celebration

Footage of Chinese New Year celebrations (fireworks, dragon dancing, music, food,etc.), black and white photographs, cemetary, calligraphy.

Duration:
00:44:16