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Hae Hawaiʻi

Directed by Ty Sanga

“Hae Hawaiʻi” is a historical drama that takes place during the overthrow of the Hawaiian monarchy. In the days leading to annexation, loyalists to the crown seek to preserve what is left of the kingdom. They recruit a young Hawaiian thief to safeguard the unifying symbol of the lāhui, the Hawaiian flag.

Plays in

Native Hawaiian Resistance Shorts

Known as the “Paradise of the Pacific,” Hawaii’s beauty masks a history of political strife and the gradual erosion of indigenous rights.

Dates & Times


UPenn Irvine Building

Sun, Nov 10
3:20 pm