The documentary, which follows Jack through a day on the famed "Seven-Mile Miracle" of surfing carries a strong environmental message.Watch Trailer
|Synopsis||'Kokua' is an EMMY award surf-lifestyle documentary featuring Jack Johnson's sell out Kokua Festival in January 2004. The Kokua (the Hawaiian word for 'help') concert was Johnson's way of raising money to heighten awareness about Hawaii's threatened island environment. The funds were donated for grade-school education that teaches sustainable earth friendly practices. The concert featured an all-star lineup of DJ Logic, Makana, Willie K, Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom, Michael Franti and Spearhead.
For Jack, who grew up surfing the beautiful powerful waves of Oahu's North Shore, the Kokua Festival was a way to have fun while giving back to his island home. The documentary follows Jack through a day on the famed 'Seven Mile Miracle' of surfing including a sequence of Jack and his friend Kelly Slater surfing second-reef Pipeline. Jack returns to his old elementary school, Sunset Elementary across from Pipeline, to sing his new 3-R song he wrote for the kids, 'Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.'
All profits from this documentary are donated to the Kokua Hawaii Foundation.
Produced by Opper Films, Fuel TV and Brushfire Records.
|Genres||Surfing Documentaries, Environmental Message, Music|
|Athletes||Jack Johnson, Amy Hanaialii Gilliom, Willie K, Michael Franti, Spearhead, Makana, John Cruz, DJ Logic, Na Lei Nani o Waialua, Kelly Slater, Margaret Ka'ula Chun (Auntie), Richard Barrett, Bryce Specher, Makana, Michael Franti|
|Studio||Opper Sports Productions|
|Running Time||44 minutes|
|Audio Language||English | Stereo|
|Download Resolution||SD | 852x480|
|Streaming Resolution||SD | 852x480|
|Additional Features||Chapter Markers|
When you buy a video, your viewing rights do not expire. You can watch a purchased video as many times as you would like once downloaded to your computer. Unlimited Watch Now streaming from your My Video Library is included with every purchase. You can also download and transfer a video you own to portable devices (iPad/iPhone/iPod) for offline viewing.
When rented, the viewing period for this video starts immediately upon purchase and will automatically expire after 72 hours. Rentals are viewed using Watch Now streaming. Rentals are not downloadable and cannot be transferred to portable devices. A constant internet connection is required during viewing.
Watch Now $0.00
This title and over 670 others are eligible for free Watch Now streaming with a Premium membership. Learn more about our Premium Membership
This allows you to pick a movie, episode or complete season to be given as a gift to a lucky recipient. You have the option to deliver the gift via email or printing a certificate on your own printer. Learn more about our Gift Options