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Grand Banks

June 21, 2012 “I got into this business to entertain people,” says film artist Elizabeth Banks. “I don’t do anything for myself. more »»

Stardust memories of the Maui Film Festival at Wailea

June 14, 2012 As I recall, the first award presented at the Maui Film Festival at Wailea was invisible. more »»

From films to burgers

June 7, 2012 Interconnectedness and impermanence are the two themes providing the “script” for “Samsara,” a wordless documentary of cosmic proportions that screens at the Maui Film Festival’s Celestial Cinema at... more »»

Apocalypse du jour

May 31, 2012 A couple of weeks ago, I wrote in this space about getting unstuck in time and winding up back in the ’60s. Well, what do you know? It’s happened again. It wasn’t my fault this time. more »»

Welcome to 9-12

May 24, 2012 After more than a decade living in an insecure mindset labeled “9-11,” we seem to have finally awakened to the new morning of 9-12. more »»

Out of Time

May 17, 2012 Among all the wise, kind words coming my way after announcing my retirement a couple of weeks ago, there were a bunch from a fellow you may have heard of, Bob Dylan. more »»

Maui Film Fest takes Banks shot

May 10, 2012 So we’re off … to the big skies of Montana for a couple of weeks, but not before getting the buzz rolling for this year’s Maui Film Festival, returning to Wailea and the Maui Arts & Cultural Center... more »»

Exit stage left

May 3, 2012 A body of work. That’s what you get — if you’re lucky — as you keep wondering when you’re finally going to settle into a career. I’m lucky. more »»

The road to mana

April 26, 2012 Over the years, the East Maui Taro Festival has become an annual mile marker of my island journey. My collection of taro fest T-shirts goes back to the early-’90s. more »»

Nick, nick, nick

April 19, 2012 At the end of “The Three Stooges” movie, brother-directors Bobby and Peter Farrelly appear on-screen. more »»

The best ever

April 12, 2012 Hawaiian cultural adviser Clifford Nae‘ole’s belief in paying it forward set a positive tone for The Ritz-Carlton, Kapulua’s Celebration of the Arts last weekend. more »»

Signs of hope

April 5, 2012 As “The Hunger Games” kept packing theaters and setting box-office records with its wonderfully unique blend of action, emotion, disturbing social implications and wry social satire, I headed in the... more »»

Two decades of aloha

March 29, 2012 To mark the 20th anniversary of its annual Celebration of the Arts, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua has chosen the theme, “Me Ke Aloha … With Aloha to all. more »»

Talkin' ‘bout our generation

March 22, 2012 Photographer Peter Simon is one of those rare guys who figured out how to forge a career out of following his bliss. more »»

Imagine that

March 15, 2012 Watching John Carter —this week’s 3-D, time-traveling, sci-fi movie action hero played by Taylor Kitsch —trying to decipher mystical stone carvings on ancient temple walls reminded me that I was... more »»

A tourist on this planet

March 8, 2012 After two weeks traipsing through exotic, faraway worlds, I knew I was back on Maui when a baby whale breached off the side of the boat as Marty Dread sang, “It’s gonna be a bright, bright sunshiny... more »»

Making the Scene

February 23, 2012 Maui Scene Editor Rick Chatenever is on vacation. His column will resume March 8. more »»

Making the Scene

February 16, 2012 Maui Scene Editor Rick Chatenever is on vacation. His column will resume March 8. more »»

You go, Freda!

February 9, 2012 She’s hardly a household name. Were it not for Jon Woodhouse’s enthusiastic write-up last week and a little YouTubing of her greatest hit, I wouldn’t even know who Freda Payne is. more »»



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