A biography of Father Damien De Veuster, who helped leprosy patients marooned on Hawaii’s Molokai island.
Genre – Documentary
Executive Producer – Walter Josten
Director(s) – Walter Josten, Stephanie J. Castillo and Daniel Marra
Writer(s) – Walter Josten, Stephanie J. Castillo and Daniel Marra
Cast – Robin Williams
Blue Rider’s Role – Executive producers
Distributor(s) – Blue Rider Pictures
Synopsis – Narrated by Robin Williams, this compelling DVD biography chronicles the life of renowned humanitarian Father Damien De Veuster. Accompanied by the music of Keola Beamer, the film examines the journey from his childhood in Belgium to his legendary missionary work. Transported to the quarantined Hawaiian island of Molokai in 1883, Father Damien dedicated the rest of his life to the sufferers of Hansen’s disease (leprosy), the most feared malady of the time.
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