After Dark in the Park Video Archives - April 19 2011
The Hawaiians - Reflecting Spirit
"The Hawaiians – Reflecting Spirit" is a film that offers important cultural insights into who the Hawaiians are as a people, their origins, historical challenges and current social conditions. Most importantly, the film points to the revival of spirit of a native people whose identity is intrinsically tied to their homeland. Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park invites you to join filmmaker Edgy Lee for a special screening of her award winning documentary film.
Did You Know?
`Ohelo (Vaccinium reticulatum) is a relative of blueberries and a favorite food of nene, the Hawaiian Goose. Its berries range from dark red to pale yellow when ripe and are sacred to Pele, the volcano deity.