Matthew Nagato

FOUNDER / creative director

Matthew is the writer, producer, and director of the beloved documentaries Ola: Health is Everything and ‘Ike: Knowledge is Everywhere, both of which premiered at the Hawai‘i International Film Festival.

After working for over twenty years in the health care delivery and financing industry, he now devotes his energies to creating thriving communities throughout Hawai‘i and to producing independent films.


Alexander Bocchieri

Co-creative director

Alex is an award-winning filmmaker whose dedication and selfless style have made him a valuable team member on any crew he's been a part of. He's done every film job possible, including writer, producer, director, editor, and cinematographer.

His short films have won acclaim worldwide, including No More Aloha, which was shown at the 2014 Raindance Film Festival, and The Surrender Call, which premiered at the 2015 Hawai‘i International Film Festival. In 2016 he will be directing a feature film on the origin of the 100th Battalion / 442nd Regimental Combat Team.