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Film Info
Director:Dan Lin
Year of Production:2018
Film Type:Short Film
Topic:Land Rights
Science & Technology
Women's Leadership
Country:Marshall Islands
Running Time:6 min.


Acclaimed poet and activist, Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner, explores the nuclear testing legacy of the Marshall Islands through the legends and stories of Runit Island. Kathy Jetn¯il-Kijiner is a Marshall Islander poet and spoken word artist who works to empower Marshallese youth to seek solutions to climate change and other environmental impacts threatening their home island. Anointed was directed by Daniel Lin as part of the Pacific Storytellers Cooperative Project of PREL.

Dan LinDan Lin is the Director of the Pacific Storytellers Cooperative at PREL. He has spent the last decade traveling and listening to stories of people all across the Pacific Islands region.