comscore Konawaena student’s film on food sustainability selected for international film festival
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Konawaena student’s film on food sustainability selected for international film festival

  • COURTESY TEACH FOR AMERICA

    "Ohana and 'Aina: Connecting Family, Farming and Freedom," was selected as a finalist at last month's Zensa Media International Film Festival in Montreal.

  • COURTESY JADE ONAKA
                                Jade Onaka created a six-minute film titled <a href="https://www.teachforamerica.org/one-day/magazine/ohana-and-aina-connecting-family-farming-and-freedom" target="_blank">“Ohana and ‘Aina: Connecting Family, Farming and Freedom</a>.” It was selected as a finalist at last month’s Zensa Media International Film Festival in Montreal.

    COURTESY JADE ONAKA

    Jade Onaka created a six-minute film titled “Ohana and ‘Aina: Connecting Family, Farming and Freedom.” It was selected as a finalist at last month’s Zensa Media International Film Festival in Montreal.

Growing up in Kona, Jade Onaka said her parents instilled in her a love of the aina and a passion for food sustainability. Whether it was her uncle bringing home fresh fish for dinner or growing their own vegetables, food always brought the Onaka family together after a long day. Read more

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