Hawaii International Film Festival starts on Oct. 13th and has a huge selection of Asian-American films and many Native Hawaiian films. We start rolling out interviews on Oct. 10th! Here is a list of what to see.
6B (Jay Hanamura, Ryan Kawamoto, Roy Kimura, Nathan Kurosawa & James Sereno Directors). Oct. 14th @ 6:30PM.
My Wedding and Other Secrets (Rosanne Liang, Director) Starring Michelle Ang, Matt Whelan, Pei-pei Cheng, Mike Ginn, Celeste Wong & Kenneth Tsang. Oct. 14th @ 8:45PM.
Paradise Broken (James Sereno, Director) Starring Dante Basco. Oct. 14th @ 9:30PM
Alex Ikeda: The Creation of a Song (Michael Inouye, Director). Hotel 66 (Anthony Chen, Director). Standing In Water (Chadd Harbold, Director). Oct. 15th @ 3:00PM
Mai Ka Piko Mai a Ho’i: Return to Kanaloa (Matt Yamashita, Director) Oct. 15th @ 3:30PM
My Koaloha Story (Gary San Angel, Director) Oct. 15th @ 7:00PM and Oct 20th @ 6:30PM
The Potential Wives of Norman Mao (Derek Nguyen, Director). Oct. 15th @ 9:15PM.
Miyuki’s Wind Bell (Ken Ochiai, Director). Obake (Christopher Yogi, Director). Top Spin (Sara Newens & Mina T. Son, Directors) Oct. 16th @ 1:00PM
Salad Days (Hiram Chan, Jeff Mizushima & Emily Yoshida, Directors) Oct. 16th @ 4:00PM
In the Family (Patrick Wang, Writer/Director) Starring Patrick Wang. Oct. 16th @ 5:00PM & Oct. 17th @ 4:00PM
Surrogate Valentine (Dave Boyle, Director) Starring Goh Nakamura. Oct. 16th @ 9:00PM
Almost Perfect (Bertha Pan, Director) Starring Kelly Hu, Edison Chen, Ivan Shaw, Christine Chang, Kristy Wu & Tina Chen Oct. 16th @ 3:00PM & Oct. 17th @ 9:30PM.
Knots (Michael Kang Director) Starring Sung Kang Oct 17th @ 6:30PM
Skateistan: Four Wheels and Board In Kabul (Kai Sehr, Director) Oct 18th @ 6:00PM & Oct. 20th @ 5:30PM
Chubby Can Kill (Kevin Ung, Director). Digital Antiquities (J.P. Chan Director) The Legend of Beaver Dam (Jerome Sable, Director) Starring Megan Lee. Rafael (Renato Fontaine, Director). Via Text (Abe Forman-Greenwald, Director). Oct. 20th @ 5:30PM.
Somewhere Between (Linda Goldstein Knowlton, Director) Oct. 20th @ 6:00PM
Living In Seduced Circumstances (Ian Gamazon, Director) Oct 18th @ 8:45PM
Saigon Electric (Stephane Gauger, Director) Oct. 22nd @ 4:30PM.
For information about the festival and to purchase tickets visit their website: HIFF