“The Land of Eb” Film Showing at UH Hilo

The Land of Eb posterThe Pacific Islander Student Center (PISC) at UH Hilo is pleased to announce the on-campus screening of the acclaimed film, “The Land of Eb,” written and produced by John Hillo, directed by Kona-based filmmaker Andrew Williamson, starring Jonithen Jackson (http://thelandofeb.com/) from the Marshallese community in Kona, Hawaii.  All three men will be at the screening to talk about the film and answer questions.
When: Thursday, February 20, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: ROOM CHANGED to Science & Technology Bldg., Room 108
Free | Open to the Public | Limited space so Register Today

The Land of Eb relates a compassionate portrait of the Marshallese diaspora in Kona, Hawaii from the point of view of a hard-working and loving family man. Jacob forgoes cancer treatment in order to provide for his family when he’s gone. An insightful and ultimately joyful reminder of the lasting effects of the nuclear age.” – Toronto International Film Festival

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