The Hi way
The EMMY® Episodes

EMMY® Winner

Arts/Entertainment Long Form

Pono

In this episode, Keoki learns about Hawaiian concept of “Pono”— balance.  The team explores Pono in our relationships, what we eat, and with the land.

EMMY® Nominated

Craft Achievement: Directing

Surfing  Directed by Gerard Elmore

Keoki meets the legendary Ambassador of Aloha, Duke Kahanamoku, and learns about the history of surfing in Hawai’i. This episode was created with special community partners, The Bishop Museum and Duke’s OceanFest.

EMMY® Nominated

Politics/Government/Societal Concerns-Long Form Content

Repect

Keoki and La’a learn about consent, and the team explores big and small ways that we can show respect. This episode was created with community partners, The Hawaii State Department of Health and The Sex Abuse Treatment Center, A Program of Kapiiolani Medical Center for Women & Children.

EMMY® Winner

Informational/Instructional—Long Form Content.

Racism

Is there racism in Hawaii?  Keoki encounters protests, learns about history and equity and the team celebrates the black experience in Hawaii.

EMMY® Nominated

Environment/Science-Long Form Content

Energy

This episode explores all types of energy in Hawaii, from the energy in our bodies to the energy that created the universe.  Partnering with Hawaii Energy, the Hawaii State Department of Health, Ulupono and Hawaiian Electric the team ends the season with a burst of songs and scenes.

EMMY® Winner

Arts/Entertainment Long Form

Da Holidays is a  collection of short stories, sketches and songs capturing the good, the bad and hilarious moments of the holiday season in Hawaii. Penned by our resident company, this hour long Holiday special reminds us that there is no “normal” when it comes to celebrating our families and community and that in these times even “tradition” deserves a little creativity.