Based on the success of his 2008 book of the same name, Duncan O'Brien has embarked on a three-year project to bring the Matson Line passenger era to life on film. He has converted hours of vintage, unreleased professionally shot color film of all six liners, and interviewed dozens of past and current crew members and passengers.
"White Ships" by Kawika Alfiche is a musical tribute to the nostalgic era of white ships hapa haole music. The CD features a magical mix of Kawika's original compositions, plus his enchanting versions of Boat Day classics, including Aloha Oe and Now is the Hour and the rarely recorded Malolo. Order the CD on Amazon or iTunes
The White Ships will be the first-ever comprehensive documentary about one of the most important eras in the United States' colorful maritime history. The film will also include original Hawaiian music. It will be released on DVD and available for licensing. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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