• AUGUST AT AKIKO'S
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AUGUST AT AKIKO'S

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Original title AUGUST AT AKIKO'S

Directed by Christopher Makoto Yogi

USA - 2017 - English - TFA Indies

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Musician Alex Zhang Hungtai (of Dirty Beaches) returns to the Big Island of Hawai‘i after many years away. While searching for his missing grandmother, Alex eventually forms a bond with local kupuna Akiko, who teaches him to connect with ha, the breath, and the spirit of home he carries within him.
How does one confront an unspoken ancestral history? Cosmopolitan musician Alex Zhang Hungtai (Dirty Beaches) returns to the Big Island of Hawai‘i having been away from his home for close to a decade. Armed with just his suitcase and a sax, Alex ... Read All

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Time 75 min
Sh format 2D DCP 4K
Sound DTS 5.1

CAST & CREW

Cast Alex Zhang Hungtai, Akiko Masuda
Directed by Christopher Makoto Yogi
Producer Sarah S. Kim
Sceenwriter Christopher Makoto Yogi
DOP Eunsoo Cho
Music Alex Zhang Hungtai
Sound Sung Rok Choi
Editing by Christopher Makoto Yogi
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