MY KOALOHA STORY
FESTIVAL FINALE SCREENING & FREE CATERED RECEPTION
My KoAloha Story is a Made in Hawaii 'talk story' style documentary-music film about a family owned ukulele business and their special brand of old school Aloha. What was once a failed plastics business in the midst of bankruptcy is transformed into one of the most highly regarded and beloved ukulele companies in the world, KoAloha Ukulele.
The KoAloha Story is a story of Ohana, family, and how a tiny ukulele has the power to change lives and bring people closer together.
With music by ukulele masters Jason Arimoto, Daniel Ho, Gordon Mark, and Herb Ohta, Jr. and original songs composed and performed by inventor Alvin 'Pops' Okami.
Directed by Philadelphia filmmaker and PAAFF'08 alum Gary San Angel with animated story by Rocky Kev.
4:30pm Film followed by Q&A with director and performance by 6 time Grammy Award Winner Daniel Ho, 6:30pm Reception
Asian Arts Initiative (View)
1219 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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