Aunty Nona Beamer – Malama Ko Aloha (Keep Your Love)
A Film by Kenneth K. Martinez Burgmaier
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Opening Night Film World Premiere,
May 24th at The Big Island Film Festival 2012
Mohala Hou Foundation commissioned Emmy Award, Billboard Music, Na Hoku Hanohano Winner – Maui Filmmaker Kenneth K. Martinez Burgmaier of Jazz Alley TV and Hawaii On TV.com Networks to produce a documentary film on Aunty Nona Beamer, the first ever to be done of this legendary Hawaiian matriarch of the Beamer family. The Film: Aunty Nona Beamer-Malama Ko Aloha (Keep Your Love) explores Aunty Nona in her own words, the journey of her life and her fight toward preserving, perpetuating and creating awareness of Hawaiian Culture.
It will serve to educate people around the world about traditional Hawaiian culture and how it can serve as a way of bringing people of all backgrounds together. Some of Hawai‘i’s most respected artists contribute in sharing their own stories and what Aunty Nona Beamer has achieved as being recognized as one of Hawai’i's Treasures of Aloha.
Kenneth K. Martinez Burgmaier
Jazz Alley TV, Inc.
Maui Reflection Films/Holoholo Films
PO Box 336
Makawao, Maui, HI 96768
Opening Night Film – World Premiere – May 24th 2012 at the Big Island Film Festival 2012