Film Festivals in Hawaii
Information about all types of film festivals in Hawaii.
Oahu Film Festivals
Hawaii International Film Festival
This film festival estabished in 1981 showcases
films focused on understanding and cultural exchange
among the people of Asia, the Pacific Region,
and North America.
The 29th anual Hawaii International Film Festival
will take place October 15-25, 2009 at the dole Cannery
Stadium 18 Cinemas. For more information call 808 697-2463
or write to 680 Iwilei Road, Suite 100
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817.
Honolulu International Film Festival
The 2010 Honolulu Film Festival will take place
March 12-14, 2010 on Waikiki Beach in front of
the Hilton Hawaiian Village Resort.
The 2009 Honolulu Film Festival took place
January 1618, 2009.
Showdown in Chinatown
Monthly film challenge and networking event
in Downtwon Honolulu for Hawaii's independent filmmakers and their fans.
Get a team together to make your own short
film or attend just to watch other people's films.
Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival
The 20th Annual Honolulu Rainbow film Festival
took place May 1-24, 2009 at the Doris Duke
Theatre at the Honolulu Academy of arts.
Bollywood Film Festival in Honolulu
The first anual Bollywood Film Festival
at the Honolulu Academy of arts took place
January 28 through February 2, 2008
The 2nd Anual Bollywood Film Festival
took place January 2-11, 2009 in the
Surf Film Festival in Honolulu
The 2nd Annual Surf film Festival took place
July 10-24, 2009 in the Doris Duke Theatre
at the Honolulu Academy of Arts.
Maui Film Festivals
Maui Film Festival
Annual film festival on the island of Maui
with screenings at the Wailea Resort in
South Maui and at the maui Arts and Cultural
center in Kahului, Central Maui. The 10th
Anniversary Maui Film Festival took place
June 17-21, 2009 and
the 11th Annual Maui Film Festival will take place
June 16-20, 2010. For more information
More Maui Film Festivals
Information about the maui Film Festival
and other film festivals on Maui.
Hawaii Island Film Festivals
Big Island Film Festival
The 4th Annual Big Island Film Festival took
place May 14-17, 2009 at several Waikoloa
Resort venues. The daytime and
Ohana Film (family film) events were
held in The Studio at Queen's Marketplace
and the evening film screenings were held
at the Waikoloa bowl at Queen's Gardens.
Kona Surf Film Festival
Annual film festival on the west coast
of Hawaii Island that takes place at
the historic Aloha Theater, usually in
November. The 5th Anual Kona Surf Film took place
November 29 through December 1, 2007 and it
was a benefit for the Kamoa Pont surfing venue.
The 6th Annual Kona Film Festival took place
November 28-30, 2008 and the event was a benefit
for the Betty Kanuha Foundation.
Pahoa Surf Film Festival
Produced by a surfboard maker in Pahoa, Puna, Hawaii Island.
Kauai Film Festivals
Kauai Film Festival
The Web site for this event forwards to the
Maui Film Festival. Believe the name
"Kauai film Festival" belongs to the Maui Film
Festival domain name owners, but I'm not sure
the Kauai Film Festival is an actual event.
2006 Kauai Health Guide Film Festival
Event announcement in the Honolulu Star
More Hawaii Film Festivals
Hawaii Ocean Film Festival
Features film about marine resources,
ocean recreation, and cultural connections
to the sea. The festival has a separate category
for student films and films shorter then 40 minutes
usually have the best chance of being screened.
Submissions for the 2009 Hawaii Ocean Film
Festival were due by April 1, 2009.
For more information call 808-826-4581 or write to
PO Box 1228, Hanalei, Kauai, Hawaii 96714.
Hawaii Student Film Festival
The last time I checked, the Web site for
the Hawaii Student Film Festival said the
event was on haitus.
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