ʻĀINA (pronounced “eye-nah”) means “That Which Feeds Us” in the Hawaiian language. The film highlights a way to address some of the most pressing environmental and health crises facing the island of Kauai – and of island Earth. That may sound like an outstanding claim, but as ʻĀINA vividly illustrates, such is the power of agriculture and food for people and the planet.
They will distract us with their entertainment and political spectacles. Their lies and distortions are accepted truths in these times. Step beyond the sludge and understand the world for what it is. This documentary is an excellent starting point for your liberation.
The earth we abuse and the living things we kill will, in the end, take their revenge; for in exploiting their presence we are diminishing our future.
~Marya Mannes, More in Anger, 1958