The Gotham Announces ‘Moloka’i Bound as Part of the Project Market

The Gotham Film & Media Institute (formerly IFP, and Filmmaker‘s publisher) today announced the 135 fiction and non-fiction projects, series and audio podcasts, that will comprise the upcoming Gotham Week Project Market. To be held virtually September 19-24, 2001, the Project Market connects projects in development and production with financiers, producers, distributors and other partners.

“We are proud to announce the extraordinary line up of new projects at this year’s Project Market – all of which feature distinctive and original voices. Our virtual format will again provide an exciting opportunity for independent artists to engage with a broader set of industry professionals and participants who can help support these new works,” said Jeffrey Sharp, The Gotham’s Executive Director, in a press release. “The Gotham is indebted to our new and returning sponsors and partners who have continued to embrace our mission while working closely with us to expand our mandate in this new environment.”

Moloka’i Bound written and directed by Alika Maikau and produced by Jesy Odio and Chapin Hall. Kainoa is a rootless Hawaiian soul, recently released from prison, looking forward to reconnecting with his son and with his Native Hawaiian heritage.”

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