The ocean plays a key role in life in Hawai‘i, and this year the environmental nonprofit PangeaSeed and the Honolulu Museum of Art team up to present the first World Oceans Day Hawai’i—a multimedia event that aims to connect local marine conservationists, filmmakers, scientists, and ocean enthusiasts to share their knowledge and passion to inspire a new generation of ocean stewards. The six-day event, held June 6 to 12, features a film festival, art exhibition, Sea Keiki Fun Zone, guest speakers, and panel discussions.
Opening reception: June 7, 6-7:30pm. Tickets: $15, $12 museum members.
The opening-night reception for the World Oceans Day Hawai‘i 2014 film festival features pūpū, brews by Kona Brewing Co., music, and more.
Revolution and two shorts screen at 7:30pm. Click here to purchase opening night tickets.
See the museum's concurrent exhibition: Sleep with the Fishes: Olek and Kozyndan | World Oceans Day Hawai‘i
All screenings take place at the Honolulu Museum of Art Doris Duke Theatre. Entrance at 901 Kina‘u Street, between Ward Avenue and Victoria Street.
Tickets: $10 | $8 museum members. Scroll down and click the films of your choice to purchase tickets online.