Tag: hiff2016

Reaching New Heights!

NEWS RELEASE Carina Lara, HPU B.A. Communication   October 26, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   REACHING NEW HEIGHTS! The HIFF Press Conference at the Halekulani launches HIFF 2016 HONOLULU, HAWAII – Executive Director of HIFF Robert Lambeth starts off the Press Conference on the right foot. The 6 foot tall […]

The 36th annual Hawaii International Film Festival, What a blast!

During the 36th annual Hawaii International Film Festival I watched three movies. Two of them: Finding Kukan, and Prison Dogs were documentaries, while the last one That Demon Within was an action movie. The reason for my choice of movies was that for Finding Kukan I was involved in the […]

What Fool These Mortals Be: A Film Review of A Midsummer’s Hawaiian Dream

One of Shakespeare’s famous plays, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, was adapted into a modern rendition titled A Midsummer’s Hawaiian Dream, which takes place in Hawaii, specifically Kauai (but the film was filmed on Oahu). I was ecstatic when I found out this film was playing because because A Midsummer Night’s Dream […]

Review: “A Midsummer’s Hawaiian Dream”

Shakespeare meets Hawaii in this twist of the famous ‘A Midsummer’s Night Dream’. This take on Shakespeare is one that weaves in a love story mixed with the fight to keep the natural beauty of the island of Kauai from being destroyed by modern development. The writer and director take […]