Brazilian director Jose Padilha served the audience secret after secret – just as promised – and left me not only shocked, but stunned and speechless.
Matching Jack, a movie from the great Australian producer Nadia Tass is a story about a little boy named Jack who suffers from leukemia. His only chance to cure from this bad disease is to find a suitable bone marrow donor but this is a formidable challenge for Marisa and David – his parents. As … [Read…]
Janet Holman is an up and coming screenwriter here in Hawaii.
KEEP SURFING is the new surf movie by Bjoern Richie Lob. I had the pleasure to meet him at the “Meet the Filmmakers” event at the RumFire in Waikiki. The movie is mainly about river surfing in Munich, Germany, but also features shots from around the world like Tahiti, Canada, and France. I was able … [Read…]
In addition to my article about meeting the filmmakers and the jury at the HIFF event at Sheraton tonight, I would like to show all you guys the amazing location of this event!! Who wouldn’t get inspired when facing the ocean, music and a blue sky? The atmosphere created by HIFF was wonderful. But when … [Read…]
One Voice by Lisette Flanary Lisette Flanary is the brain behind “One Voice” which was screened this weekend at the Regal Dole Cinema. I met her today at the HIFF event at Sheraton and we had a great talk about her films. One Voice is about a once-a-year event happening on Hawaii where nearly 2000 high school … [Read…]
Lucky us!! Today I attended the event at Sheraton in Waikiki and the setting at the event was incredibly nice. The HPU students who were lucky to get the chance of joining the event mingled with the filmmakers and the jury. Some of us met and talked with Kal Penn Robbed who is in the … [Read…]