This Is the Way We Rise

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Persister Shorts 2
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, Apr 29, 2021 10:00 AM
From our Persister program, this selection of short documentaries features stories of women speaking up and being heard.
Film Info
Country Listing:USA
Premiere Status:Canadian Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2021
Accessibility:Partial Subtitles
Closed Captions
Program Category:Shorts
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Ciara Lacy
Producer(s):Ciara Lacy
Chapin Hall
Executive Producer(s):Ciara Leinaala Kwock
Writer(s):Ciara Leinaala Kwock
Editor(s):Adithya Sambamurthy
Nathan Caswell
Cinematography:Chapin Hall
Sound:Ciara Leinaala Kwock


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Slam poet, academic and activist Dr. Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio rediscovers her creative voice at the base of dormant volcano Mauna Kea as she and other Hawaiian activists protest the construction of a 30-metre telescope. Both an astute and powerful portrait of an artist and a record of Indigenous resistance in action. Eileen Arandiga

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