Luther Kahekili Makekau : a one kine Hawaiian man /

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Imprint:Honolulu, HI : Hawaiian Legacy Foundation, 1997.
Description:1 online resource (59 min.)
Series:Ethnographic video online, volume 3
Subject:Hawaiians -- Biography.
Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.
Format: E-Resource Video Streaming Video
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Other authors / contributors:Kamae, Myrna.
Kamae, Eddie.
Wong, Ka'upena.
Notes:Title from resource description page (viewed September 16, 2014).
Previously released as DVD.
Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2014. (Ethnographic video online, volume 3). Available via World Wide Web.
In English.
Summary:This award-winning documentary pays tribute to the untamed spirit of a colourful and controversial Hawaiian man. Known throughout the islands and descended from a line of warrior chiefs, Luther Makekau was part philosopher and part outlaw, a chanter and a singer, a fighter and a lover, a cattle rustler, a rebel and a poet. Born on Maui in 1890, during the reign of King Kalakaua, he lived nearly a hundred years, shaped by a century of turbulent cultural change.