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Tomimbang, Emme

Overview
Works: 64 works in 72 publications in 1 language and 70 library holdings
Genres: Musical films  Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Nature television programs  Internet videos  Educational films  Romance 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 )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the experiences of the Filipino immigrants, or sakadas, to Hawaii throughout the 20th century
John A. Burns : the man & his times : salute to statehood, 1959-2009( Visual )

1 edition published in 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
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
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

Host Emme Tomimbang visits with local stars Jason Scott Lee, Kealiʻi Reichel, and Nā Leo Pilimehana. She takes a look back at their first interviews in 1994 and 1995, and now gets an update on how they have grown and changed and where their careers are heading in the future
A plantation celebration( Visual )

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

Explores the history of Christmas celebration on Hawaiʻi's plantations. Examines various cultural customs, including those from the Portuguese, missionary, Puerto Rican, Japanese and Filipino communities. Includes musical performances of Christmas songs from local musicians, taped at the Hawaii Plantation Village in Waipahu
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
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
Island style by Carla Drago( Visual )

1 edition published in 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
Building Bridges by Open University( 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
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
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
Hawaiʻi's homegrown stars( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Features interviews with Dean Wilson, Yvonne Elliman, Jasmine Trias, a look at "Kamea," the winner of the first ever Hawaiʻi Student Film Festival, and the Ulua Theater that Jason Scott Lee built on his Big Island property
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
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
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
Hidden Hawaii by Robert Hillman( 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
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
A Christmas at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel( Visual )

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

Live from the Monarch Room in the Royal Hawaiian Hotel in Waikīkī, Emme Tomimbang hosts a Chirstmas concert with local performers. The concert benefits the HUGS program (Help, Understanding, and Group Support) for families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. Also, donations of toys were placed under the "Emme Tree," which would then be donated to Toys for Tots. The Royal Hawaiian Hotel, also known as the "Pink Palace of the Pacific," housed performances by many local entertainers
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
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
 
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English (27)