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Title: Ku Kanaka/Stand Tall (2017)
Duration: 27 min
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Tajuk Filem / Title: Ku Kanaka/Stand Tall
Jenis / Type: Documentary
Tahun / Year: 2017
Negara Asal / Country: USA (Hawai’i)
Tempoh Tayangan / Duration: 27 min
Bahasa / Sarikata: English and Hawai’ian with BM subtitles
Pengarah Filem/ Penerbit / Director / Producer: Marlene Booth (Director/Producer)
Syarikat Pengeluar / Production Company: Raphael Films

SINOPSIS / SYNOPSIS

When 15-year old Kanalu Young takes a dive into shallow water he becomes quadriplegic, paralyzed from the neck down. Angry and defiant through months of rehabilitation, he begins to change when he learns Hawaiian language and discovers an untold story of Hawaiian history. Fired up to tell Hawai‘i’s story, he earns a PhD, gets arrested fighting for Hawaiian rights, and becomes a crusading teacher and leader, eager to instill pride in his people. Would his body give him the time he needed to fulfill his dream?

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