THE ROOTS OF ULU

  • Date: August 12, 2017
  • Time: 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
  • Maui Arts & Cultural Center
  • One Cameron Way
  • Kahului, HI 96732
  • http://www.mauiarts.org
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808-242-7469
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Description

“The Roots of Ulu” is a documentary film that follows the journey of breadfruit in Hawaii, starting with the Polynesian voyaging canoes that brought the plant from Tahiti. The story continues to the present-day efforts of native practitioners, medical specialists, and agricultural experts who share a vision of the ‘ulu tree playing an important role in cultural preservation, health restoration, and food sustainability. The screening will be followed by a discussion with the film's co-producers John Antonelli and Matt Yamashita along with some Maui-based ulu experts. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cBu75riV7Yk Website: http://piccom.org/programs/the-roots-of-ulu

THE ROOTS OF ULU