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Pacific Island Film Series

  • da Shop 3565 Harding Avenue Honolulu, HI, 96816 United States (map)

Join us for a special screening of Anointed, a brand new poem/ video by
Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner - acclaimed poet from the Marshall Islands and filmmaker Daniel Lin.  

  • Talk story with Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner by video conference
  • Talk story with film producer Daniel Lin
  • Photo exhibit of Enewetak and Bikini
  • Creative writing exhibit of works from the youth of Enewetak and Bikini

The Nuclear Legacy Project at PREL aims to take a closer look into the stories of people and places affected by war and nuclear testing in the Pacific Islands.  "Anointed" explores the forgotten stories of Enewetak Atoll and Bikini Atoll, where 67 nuclear bomb tests were conducted by the US after World War II, and the immense concrete dome of leaking nuclear waste on Runit Island.

Free & open to the public.