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Pennybacker, Robert

Overview
Works: 28 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 66 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Biography  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Documentary television programs  Music videos  Humor  Concert films  Miscellanea 
Classifications: DU629.L33, 996.931
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Pennybacker
Honolulu : 100 years in the making( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honolulu is one of the greatest cities in the world, and the celebration of its 100th birthday is a perfect occasion to look back at the life of Hawaii's capitol and reflect on the many events, people, and phenomena that have made this city what it is today. These stories are told through reminiscences and commentary by famous, and not so famous, residents of Honolulu, along with never-before-seen archival footage and little-known facts about the city, all contributing to a vibrant, entertaining, enlightening look at Honolulu
Lahaina : waves of change( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the history and culture of the West Maui tourist town of Lahaina from its beginnings as a sacred Hawaiian place and as the first capital of the Hawaiian nation through contemporary times. Looks at the impact of the 1999 closing of the Pioneer Mill sugar plant and the end of the sugarcane plantation era. Documents the last harvest, the last cane burning, and the final days of operation at Pioneer Mill. Discusses music, dance, sports, canoe carving, fishing, and farming in Lahaina
Keepers of the flame : the legacy of three Hawaiian women by Allan Lindsay( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the story of three extraordinary Hawaiian women who helped revive Hawaiian culture when it was perilously close to being lost: Mary Kawena Pukui, Aunty Edith Kanakaʻole, and ʻIolani Luahine. It was a time when the monarchy had been overthrown, the Hawaiian language banned from public places and schools, and the Hawaiian heartbeat of hula forced underground"--Container
Rap : Hawaii's comic genius( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living your dying( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the personal journey of the Rev. Dr. Mitsuo Aoki, theologian, minister, college professor, and founder of the University of Hawaii Dept. of Religion, showing others how to experience death as an inseparable part of life. Includes stories of four individuals coping with terminal illness
Emme's Christmas island moments( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some of Hawaiʻi's most beloved entertainers perform live at Macy's Holiday Lane, Ala Moana Center, Honolulu
Waimea ʻukulele & slack key guitar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Footage from the Waimea ʻukulele & slack key guitar institute, Kahilu Theatre, Waimea, Hawaii Island, 2008 and 2009. Includes concert performances and bonus performances by Jake Shimabukuro and others
Taste and flavors of aloha : the history of Hawaii regional cuisine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emme Tomimbang profiles Hawaiʻi's culinary artists who started Hawaiʻi regional cuisine in August 1991. Those twelve culinary artists include master chefs Sam Choy, Roger Dikon, Mark Ellman, Amy Ferguson Ota, Bev Gannon, Jean-Marie Josselin, George Mavrothalassitis, Peter Merriman, Philippe Padovani, Gary Strehl, Alan Wong, and Roy Yamaguchi
10th anniversary special( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emme revisits her first show which aired in Feb. 1994. Shows clips featuring Hapa and Jason Scott Lee
Duke Kahanamoku : Hawaiʻi's soul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Profiles the Hawaiian Olympic swimmer, surfer, actor, and cultural icon of the tourist industry. Includes historic footage from the 1920 and 1924 Olympic Games, dancing the hula on "Hawaii calls," his 77th birthday party with Don Ho, and his 1957 appearance on "This is your life."
Hōkūleʻa : passing the torch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documents the 2007 voyage of Polynesian canoe Hōkūleʻa and Micronesian canoe Alingano Maisu from Hawaiʻi to Satawal, and then to Japan
The Brothers Cazimero : at home in the islands( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A candid, revealing portrait of Robert and Roland Cazimero and their 35-year journey from Hawaiian music renaissance upstarts to enduring deans of contemporary island music. The duo has shared, shaped and put its own spin on the tradition of perpetuating Hawaiian culture by combining hula, drama and modern influences, evolving into the driving force in live entertainment today"--Mountain Apple Company
Romance in Hawaii( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Local personalities talk about dating, falling in love, getting engaged, marriage, and keeping romance alive. Musicians perform favorite love songs
Eddie Aikau : Hawaiian hero( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Profiles a noted Hawaiian surfer who was lost at sea in 1978 while attempting to go for help after the Hōkūleʻa canoe capsized off Maui
[Reading at risk]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dicussion on The Big Read program and why reading is important
Kapiʻolani Park( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Remembrance by Honolulu Jazz Quartet( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Back to romance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Celebrates love songs and romance in Hawaiʻi. Features the finalists in the KGMB9 and Honolulu Advertiser "most romantic man" competition
Life on the air : 30 years of Emme( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Takes a look back through Emme Tomimbang's 30-year career and shows how it has come full circle
Don Ho remembered( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Get to know the real Don Ho when KGMB 9 pays tribute to the man who entertained the people of Hawaii and its visitors for more than 45 years ... This 90 minute documentary includes Ali'i's reunion, a duet with daughter Hoku, Don's national TV series, a rare interview recorded at his Lanikai home, plus the 1972 Bob Hope USO performance."--Container
 
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English (22)