HIFF’s Opening Press Conference took place at the chic and scenic Sheraton Rum Fire in Waikiki. Chuck Boller, executive director of HIFF invited an impressive line up of speakers, including director Zhang Yimou, UNDER THE HAWTHORN TREE, actress Nancy Kwan, TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, executive producer/music supervisor Stephanie Diaz-Mattos, SEARCH PARTY MUSIC, executive director Ruth Bolan, ONE VOICE and founder Chris Lee, EUROCINEMA. There was an impressive collection of visiting delegates and celebrities in attendance. The room was full of Honolulu’s major television and newspaper reporters.
The next Press Event at the Sheraton Rum Fire is Sunday, 10/17.
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