Valley Isle Production: Talking story with Paul Ehman and Glenn Beadles

There’s a reason why Maui’s Paul Ehman and Glenn Beadles have run successful production houses for 35 and 25 years, respectively.

In separate interviews, the men agreed in essence that their achievements occurred for several reasons, including providing great customer service, qualifying their customers, keeping up with technology, building a great team, and going the …Read more…

Maui Provides Opportunities for Extraordinary Production Content

Sam Small (center) supervising a production at the Andaz Hotel in Maui. Photo by Erik Aeder

By Sam Small Guest Columnist

Maui continues to blossom as a venue for world-class educational workshops providing excellent content for multi-camera, live-switched tele-productions that are distributed internationally over the web.

Small Wonder Video Services has been honored to …Read more…

Maui’s Got Talent!

Boutique talent agency Larson Talent has had great success in Hawaii, landing clients such as Apple, Disney Aulani, Pottery Barn, and Hawaii Five-0.

But what most people don’t know is that the agency, owned and operated by former model and Honolulu native Dawn Larson-Lord, is based on the neighbor island of Maui, not Oahu.

Now …Read more…

Surf’s Up! ‘Point Break’ Remake Films at Jaws, Maui

Cowabunga, dude!

The legendary Maui big wave surf spot known as Jaws—‘Peahi’ in Hawaiian—was the star of a spectacular shoot in January for the remake of the feature film Point Break, where near-perfect 50- to 60-foot waves broke consistently.

Crew films ‘Point Break’ on Maui. Photo by Bryan Berkowitz

The original Point Break, shot …Read more…

Canadian Reality Series Films in Maui County

A French Canadian reality series will be filming some walking around shots in Paia today, from 8am on. They will then be filming on the road to Hana the remainder of the day. Keep an eye out for the production team!