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Tomimbang, Emme

Overview
Works: 62 works in 71 publications in 1 language and 68 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Nature television programs  Comedy films  Romance films  Internet videos  Educational films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emme Tomimbang
Mabuhay with aloha the Hawaii Filipino experience, 1906-2006( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the experiences of the Filipino immigrants, or sakadas, to Hawaii throughout the 20th century
Emme's Christmas island moments( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some of Hawaiʻi's most beloved entertainers perform live at Macy's Holiday Lane, Ala Moana Center, Honolulu
John A. Burns the man & his times : salute to statehood, 1959-2009( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family members, associates, politicians and historians talk about the life and times of Hawaii's second statehood governor, who supported education, economic development and social equality
The best of Emme's island moments( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emme catches up with three past guests of the show, Philippines pop star and talk show host, Martin Nievera; former Miss Universe Brook Lee; and recording group, Hapa. First, Martin Nievera's career and popularity are highlighted, as well as the difficulties and struggles that accompanied his fame. Brook Lee shares memorable experiences as to what it was like to consecutively sweep the Miss Hawaiʻi, Miss U.S.A., and the Miss Universe pageants, an unprecedented accomplishment. She also talks about her past and plans for the future. Finally, Hapa shares its special island sound, and partners Barry Flanagan and Kelii Kanealii discuss how Hapa was created, and how they have worked through various obstacles to achieve success and get high quality music out to the public
Island golfers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emme Tomimbang and Mark Rolfing look at the first family of golf in Hawaiʻi: the Castillos, and they discuss their achievements in golf. Emme interviews Arnold Palmer, focusing on his career and occupation and on how he has witnessed the evolution of golf in Hawaiʻi. Emme goes behind the scenes of the Senior Skins game at the Mauna Lani Resort where Kenneth Brown is the caretaker, and she looks at the history of this resort
Filipinos in Hawaii( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Traces the historical and occupational development of Filipino immigrants in Hawaii
Hidden Hawaii by Robert Hillmann( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Host Emme Tomimbang visits Kualoa Ranch on Oʻahu, historically one of the most sacred sites on the island. Emme explores the history of this ranch, how it has changed to meet the changing times, and how it has maintained its special heritage. Emme also visits the "secret island" off of Mokoliʻi, or Chinaman's Hat, and Reverend Dennis Kamakahi and George Kuo treat viewers to the sounds of slack key guitar playing
The journey of music( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emme spends some island moments looking at musical partnerships and collaborations, some of which blend together perfectly to produce truly unforgettable music. We chat with Kenny Loggins and Jim Messina, both of whom have connections to local music, about their dynamic and unlikely partnership, and how it split into successful solo careers. Local boy Dean Pitchford of Broadway fame talks about his incredible career which is based in island influences, and popular local group Forte shares how their individual talents and personalities mix together perfectly to compliment each other and create great music. We also talk with Cecilio and Kapono, taking a look back at their nearly overnight, phenomenal success, why they eventually broke up, and what it takes to create a successful reunion
First Ladies of Washington Place( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Commemorates the 150th anniversary of Washington Place and celebrates the First Ladies who played an important role in its preservation
Fathers and sons by Bernhard Sinkel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In this Father's Day special, Emme visits Hawaiʻi businesses which have lasted through generations, passed down from fathers to sons, including Arakawa's, Market City, Iolani Sportwear, City Mill, Hula Records, Hawaii Calls and Territorial Airwaves, plus father and son musicians Rene and Michael Paulo and surfer/lifeguards Buffalo and Brian Keaulana. Emme also visits with the employees of Waipahu Sugar Mill, at a lūʻau held to mark the closing of the mill
Waikiki then & now( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This episode of "Emme's Island Moments" reminisces about the magic of Waikīkī in the 1960's and 70's, as well as takes a look at the contemporary night life. Home to such icons of entertainment as Don Ho, Kui Lee, and the Society of Seven, Waikīkī had an ambience about it that drew tourists and local people alike. Many of the legends of Waikīkī come together to talk about their careers, then and now, and what made Waikīkī so special. Profiles are also given of the careers of Kui Lee, the Society of Seven, and Don Ho, who has recently opened his own nightclub at Aloha Tower Marketplace
Aloha Seattle( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From Seattle, Washington, Emme takes a tour group to various locations and landmarks. She catches up with local people who now call Seattle home. She participates in a Skokomish ceremony, a native American ceremony. This native American tribe has some Hawaiian roots as Emme talks to the descendants of two Hawaiian brothers: John and Peter Kalama. Emme also talks with local college students, making comparisons about the weather. There is a glimpse of the Hawaiian Club's annual lūʻau in which Kealiʻi Reichel gives a special performance
Moana moments( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In a year-end holiday celebration, Emme Tomimbang and co-hosts Jason Scott Lee, Elizabeth Lindsey and Melinda Carroll present highlights from the television program Emme's Island Moments. Recorded at the Sheraton Moana Surfrider Hotel. Includes a short history of the Moana
Building Bridges by Kathy Furgang( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emme Tomimbang and a tour group from Hawaiʻi visit San Francisco, to participate as the first Hawaiʻi contingent to the San Francisco Chronicle Chinese New Year Parade. Dancers from three San Francisco based hula hālau joined in. Emme talks to prominent former Hawaiʻi residents who now call San Francisco home. Also, a short history of the Sheraton Palace, the hotel where King David Kalākaua spent his last days
Viva Las Vegas by George Sidney( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emme packs a plane with UH Rainbow football fans and celebrities, and flies to Las Vegas, visiting with former Hawaiʻi residents now living in and operating businesses in Las Vegas
The musical tradition continues Honor thy children ; Family heritage( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pt. 1. The Musical tradition continues. Irmgard Aluli, Hawaiian entertainer and composer, sings with the group Puamana, which is composed of her two daughters and one niece. Aunty Irmgard explains how she writes and composes her songs through feelings of home, family, and plantation life
Island style by Carla Drago( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interviews with the Kaʻau Crater Boys, Jim Nabors and Andy Bumatai. Andy Bumatai, a cast member of the television show Marker, discusses this Hawaiʻi based program. Also, a short segment on ʻukulele making
10th anniversary special( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emme revisits her first show which aired in Feb. 1994. Shows clips featuring Hapa and Jason Scott Lee
Island touch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An interview with Kealiʻi Reichel, who was voted favorite and most promising entertainer at the 1995 Nā Hōkū Hanohano Awards; a visit to Molokaʻi and interviews with residents of Kalaupapa about the return of Father Damien's relic to the settlement; an interview with Kevin Costner, whose film Waterworld was filmed at Kawaihae Harbor on the island of Hawaiī; and interviews with the members of singing trio Na Leo Pilimehana
Twenty years of contemporary Hawaiian music( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Showcases the career of the Brothers Cazimero, including their 20th anniversary May Day concert. Interviews bring out how they were at the forefront of the "Hawaiian renaissance" twenty years ago with the Sunday Mānoa and how they have remained true to their roots, while still branching out and changing with the times. They also discuss preparations for their annual May Day concert
 
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