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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 Kāʻū #1

Last day at the sugar mill in Kāʻū #1

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

Duration:
00:46:57
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
Building in Pāhala

Building in Pāhala

The filmmaker Cliff Watson and photographer Franco Salmoiraghi take pictures of abandoned building in Kāʻū.

Duration:
00:09:00
Japanese cemetery

Japanese cemetery

Photographer Franco Salmoiraghi takes pictures of Japanese cemetery in Pāhala.

Duration:
00:10:51
Last day at the sugar mill in Kāʻū #2

Last day at the sugar mill in Kāʻū #2

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

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

Closing down sugar mill in Kāʻū

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 Kāʻū now that the plantation is closing.

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

Last day at the sugar mill in Kaʻu #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 sugar cane haul from plantation to mill. Includes drivers' decorating trucks and driving through Pāhala town for one last time.

Duration:
00:41:04
Traffic in Naʻalehu

Traffic in Naʻalehu

Shots of street traffic in Naʻalehu, cars and motorcycles pass the camera.

Duration:
00:03:00
Houses in Naʻalehu

Houses in Naʻalehu

Shots of houses and trees in Naʻalehu

Duration:
00:06:00