Dive into the depths of this cinematic ode to ocean conservation and family bonds. Robert Connolly’s “Blueback” was one of my favorite selections at this year’s Maui Film Festival. Both an entertaining coming-of-age story and a plea for empathy towards marine life, Connolly’s work fits the bill for an MFF entry as a feel-good movie […]
Marathon Man John Schlesinger’s classic 1976 thriller has retained its ability to shock. Dustin Hoffman stars as a marathon runner and college student who becomes the target of a Nazi fugitive, played by Sir Laurence Olivier. Hoffman — in his second film with Schlesinger after their Oscar-winning “Midnight Cowboy” — and Olivier are astonishing together, […]
Chefs and musicians uplift Maui with their gifts The embrace of true aloha is not simply defined. It is grace in motion, pure love and serene warmth. Food and music are deep expressions of these, and both have provided profound comfort recently. Chefs and musicians are generous by nature, and give back in the best […]
August Forecast The night sky will be shining brightly with a full moon in the sign of Aquarius to start the month on Aug. 1. This will be the first of two full moons in August. Two full moons occurring in a given month, otherwise known as a blue moon, only happens every 2-3 years. […]
This time-bending, tear-jerking masterpiece reflects on the past and current state of Hawaiʻi.
Maui’s music community is in the midst of a creative revolution — can you feel it?
The astrology of July pushes us to take a deep look at relationship dynamics.
Just three days into the month of June, there will be a Full Moon in the sign of Sagittarius. During the days leading up to and after the Full Moon, you may find yourself having the urge to speak your truth and share your knowledge.
A critical guide to the most anticipated films hitting the big screen this summer.
The stages are alive and shows are plentiful again. There’s something for everyone, including exciting opportunities for those under 21 to contribute and support Maui’s music scene, as well as lessons to be learned by event managers.