Hanapepe Massacre documentary has $75K fundraising goal

Raymond Catania (right) and Christopher Ballesteros check out a site they believe to be a mass grave containing the bodies of 16 Filipino workers killed in the Hanapepe Massacre 95 years ago. (Caleb Loehrer / The Garden Island)

HONOLULU — An Emmy Award-winning filmmaker and her team recently set up a GoFundMe account to raise funds to go toward film production costs for a documentary on 16 Filipino plantation workers and four sheriff deputies killed in the 1924 Hanapepe Massacre on Kauai.