This Is The Way We Rise

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Poet, academic and activist Dr. Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio rediscovers her creative voice at the base of Mauna Kea, as she and other Hawaiian activists protest further construction and development atop the dormant volcano. 

Working with director Ciara Lacy, I co-wrote the film and edited it to the advanced rough cut stage.


Production Company: Captive Audience LLC, Firelight Media

Networks: PBS American Masters, USA.

Role: Story Producer & Editor