Nihi - DVD & VHS
A biography of Titus Nihi Kinimaka
Nihi is a fast paced ActionBiography
on world-renowned waterman Titus Nihi Kinimaka. His friends and
family provide in-depth
perspectives on the mystique
that surrounds this Hawaiian big wave surfer, stuntman and global adventurer.
Nihi is a biographical journey that exposes the essence of Hawaiian life,
its fascinating culture, and seeks to define the Aloha spirit.
ancestors have for thousands of years, Titus continues to live
a life connected to the sea. Nihi is
a rich tale filled with mountainous waves,
spectacular scenery, and the life experiences of a modern Hawaiian who honors
his past by living in the future.
Kauai, the most sacred of the Hawaiian
Islands comes to vivid life through the eyes of 10 year Hawaiian
resident and two-time Emmy Award
Brooks Guyer. Vivid action and archival footage of Hawaiian life is narrated
by local surfers and Big Wave pioneers such as Darrick Doerner and Louis
Audiences will be drawn to this film by its up close and personal
interviews, state of the art point of view digital technology, beautiful
and authentic Hawaiian soundtrack. The recent motion picture successes of
Blue Crush and XXX, and the upcoming film Break, and the epic Kamehameha
starring The Rock, prove that the world’s interest in Hawaii has never been
greater. Nihi thrusts you into the heart of a true Hawaiian with interviews
and action sequences, archival footage, photographs and captivating graphics
to create a multi-faceted action packed documentary.
Nihi premiered May 15th, 2003 at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles.
Officially Selected to: Pacifika Film Festival, NY May 2003; Chicago Indie
Fest August, 2003; Ft. Lauderdale Film Festival October, 2003; Malibu Film
Festival Sept., 2003; Big Bear International Film Festival Sept 03, Cinema
Paradise, Hawaii Sept. 03. Reviewed on Fox Sports Net: 54321 May 29th and
Fusion TV August 22. Theatrical Premiers scheduled: August 22nd Waimea Theatre,
Kauai; August 23rd Kilauea Theatre, Kauai; September 25th, Edwards Theatre,
Laguna Beach. East Coast premiers are being planned.
Nihi VHS running time
44 minutes VHS
Director: Brooks Guyer, 15 year veteran of Commercial, Film and Music Video
Producers: Titus Kinimaka & Jimbeau Andrews.
Contact: Jimbeau Andrews, Aloha Films 949-494-9840