HIFF Films Receive Nominations at Independent Spirit Awards

Several films from the Hawaii International Film Festival’s 2013 and 2014 film programs have been honored with Independent Spirit Award nominations.

As the first event to honor independent film exclusively, the Film Independent Spirit Awards has become the premier awards event for the independent film community. It’s a celebration of the spirited pioneers who bring …Read more…

Oiwi Film Fest Kicks Off Tomorrow

The Oiwi Film Festival – which features films that explore Native Hawaiian themes of identity, tradition and culture – kicks off tomorrow and runs through November 13.

Let’s Play Music: Slack Key with Cyril Pahinui & Friends screens November 9 and 10.

Attendees will see new shorts and features from established and emerging Hawaiian …Read more…

HIFF Award Winners Announced

Hawaii International Film Festival recently wrapped up its 33rd annual festival, which featured dozens of workshops, parties, and of course tons of film screenings. But only a few of those films were selected to win a prestigious HIFF award. The winners were as follows:

Audience Award for Best Narrative THE HAUMANA Director: Keo Woolford

Audience …Read more…

Big Island Jazz & Blues Fest Coming Soon!

The Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, in partnership with HawaiiONTV.com Networks, Jazz Alley TV and BigIslandONTV.com, are pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Big Island Jazz & Blues Festival. From May 30 through June 2, the rhythmic and alluring sounds of jazz and blues will sweep the Big Island, from the oceanfront setting of The Mauna …Read more…

Four Seasons Resorts Lanai Presents the Lanai Film Festival

Four Seasons Resorts Lanai, in partnership with the Lanai community, HawaiiONTV.com and Jazz Alley TV, is pleased to announce the Lanai Film Festival, running February 8-10, 2013. Film enthusiasts are invited to enjoy three days of complimentary cinematic arts, music and enriching cultural programs.

“Four Seasons is honored to host the Lanai Film Festival with …Read more…