Sci-Fi Short Film: “Kālewa” | DUST

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In the future, a Hawaiian astronaut makes the next great leap for his planet, his family, and himself. Tonight is his last chance.

“Kālewa” by Mitchel Viernes

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“Kālewa” Credits:
Writer / Director – Mitchel Viernes

Executive Producer – Gerard Elmore
Executive Producer – Ries (Erik)
Executive Producer – Darrin Kaneshiro

Co-Executive Producer – Jason Cutinella

Producers – Mitchel Viernes, Brian Watanabe, James Charisma

Director of Photography: Atlas Minor, Ryan Miyamoto
Director of Photography: Earth Anthony Vallejo-Sanderson

Michael Hake as Kainoa
Kalewa Kimo Kahoano as David Kalewa
Danielle Zalopany as Keala Morris
Jason Quinn as Jacob Morris
Hiʻilani Palea as Jada Morris
Lisa Barnes as MAVIS

Editor – Nick Stone
“Atlas Minor Theme” by Asialynn G.K. Yap
“What Kind of People” by Ron Artis II & the Truth “What Kind of People” Remix by Ais One
Audio Engineering – Max Ebersbach

Gaffer – Keoki Smith
Key Grip – Xavier D. Figueroa
Jr. Sound/Sound Mixer, Line Producer – Kyle Kosaki
Production Assistant – Louis Rodriguez
Production Assistant – Scotty Liddell

VFX Supervisor – Mitchel Viernes
VFX HUD – Casey Vigushin
VFX 3D Assets – Junichiro Mayuzumi
Suit design by Kamakani Del Dely
Creative Director – Ries (Erik)
Art Director – Dymond Cabildo
BTS Photography – Raul Soria Jr., Lisa Tirimacco
Credit Design – Ries (erik)
Credit Animation – Mitchel Viernes

Stunt Coordinator – Danny Kim
Stunt Performer – Dustin McEwen
Set Medic – Kenji Gramberg
Hair & Make up – Debbie Nishimoto
Casting by Brent Anbe Craft Services Darrin Kaneshiro

Camera Equipment – Gerard Elmore
Camera Equipment – Anthony Vallejo-Sanderson
Grip & Electric Equipment – Keoki Smith
Picture Vehicle – Clifford Cheng

In loving memory of Rolland F. Tang 2/21/44 – 8/29/18t

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