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Kaʻu Sugar : A Town Remembers

Kaʻu Sugar : A Town Remembers

Photographer Cliff Watson wants to show the transition of the sugar culture that has dominated the isolated community of Pāhala on the Big Island...

Duration:
00:29:29
Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū #1

Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū #1

Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū includes footage of raking and hauling cane, burning cane fields, and processing at the mill.

Duration:
00:46:57
Pau hana at the Kaʻū sugar mill

Pau hana at the Kaʻū sugar mill

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

Duration:
00:10:00
Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū #2

Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū #2

Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū includes footage of raking and hauling cane, burning cane fields, and processing at the mill.

Duration:
00:55:43
Last day at the sugar mill in Kāʻū #3

Last day at the sugar mill in Kāʻū #3

Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū includes footage of raking and hauling cane, burning cane fields, and processing at the mill.

Duration:
00:31:01
Closing down sugar mill in Kaʻū

Closing down sugar mill in Kaʻū

Last day at the sugar mill workers prepare for closing by shutting down machines and placing caution tape around some parts of the mill.

Duration:
00:25:00
Interview with worker

Interview with worker

Retired mill operator talks about emigrating to Hawaiʻi and his thoughts on the future of Kaʻū now that the plantation is closing.

Duration:
00:05:00
Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū #3

Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū #3

Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻū includes footage of raking and hauling cane, burning cane fields, and processing at the mill.

Duration:
00:10:19
Interview with Alfred

Interview with Alfred

Interview with Alfred, rake man at the plantation.

Duration:
00:02:07
Interview with Jesus Aderinto

Interview with Jesus Aderinto

Interview with Jesus Aderinto, rake man at the plantation.

Duration:
00:02:30
Last haul

Last haul

Last sugarcane haul from plantation to mill. Includes drivers' decorating trucks and driving through Pāhala town for one last time.

Duration:
00:41:04
Mill camp life

Mill camp life

Man living in the old mill camp reflects on life growing up on the plantation.

Duration:
00:03:50
Pāhala town

Pāhala town

Shots of Pāhala town including: streets, houses, and roosters.

Duration:
00:07:15
Kūpuna on plantation life

Kūpuna on plantation life

Kūpuna talk about growing up on the plantation.

Duration:
00:13:00
Sugar mill and company store

Sugar mill and company store

Shots of sugar mill and company store after shutting down.

Duration:
00:02:00