“Fire releases the spirit. Water cleanses it.” – Pōhaku Oahu native Tom Pōhaku Stone shares the journey that led him to revive the ancient Hawaiian tradition of hand-shaping surfboards from wood. To contact Pōhaku about his artwork, email: pohaku@hawaiibc.com Agency: MVNP Creative Director: Vince Soliven Agency Producer: Jenni Katinsky Director: Bradley Tangonan Producer: Darrin Kaneshiro Cinematographer: Jeremy Snell Camera Assistant: Anthony Vallejo-Sanderson Steadicam Operator: Abraham Williams Gaffer: Keoki Smith Sound Recordist: Prahlad Strickland Editors: Nick Stone and Bradley Tangonan Sound Mixer: Chris Schneider Color: Kath Raisch of Company 3