Made In Hawaii Shorts Program 1

The best MADE IN HAWAII short films part 1. All Made In Hawaii Shorts will be available on watch.hiff.org for on demand viewing ANYTIME from NOV 5-29 in addition to these in-theater screenings.

Various Directors | 94 mins.

Screenings

Saturday, November 07 5:00 PM Consolidated Ward Date Passed
Saturday, November 07 2:00 PM Consolidated Ward Date Passed
Sunday, November 29 2:00 PM Consolidated Ward Buy Tickets
 

Films

INDIE ARTISTS: SKATEBOARDING

INDIE ARTISTS: SKATEBOARDING

Directed by: Joe Carella
2020 | 8 min. | Premiere: World Premiere
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INDIE ARTISTS: SKATEBOARDING is a short doc series aimed at showcasing unique individuals who use their journey and hobbies as a way of expression and art. This short introduces us to skateboarder, Adrian Adrid.

38 MINUTES

38 MINUTES

Directed by: Paul Lacovara
2020 | 17 min. | Premiere: Hawaii Premiere

Inspired by actual events, ex-Navy SEAL, Joe Taverner, is in for his biggest battle yet; his journey to save his wife and their family before an incoming ballistic missile strikes Hawaii. 

CHARITY

CHARITY

Directed by: Mitchel Viernes
2020 | 12 min. | Premiere: Hawaii Premiere

A man wakes up to find an ominous stranger in his dining room and is faced with making an impossible decision.

HARANA

HARANA

Directed by: Katherine Wong
2020 | 10 min. | Premiere: Hawaii Premiere

Jose, an elderly Filipino man struggles with the decision to put his ailing wife Pacita in a care home for her advancing dementia. 

THE LONGING FADE

THE LONGING FADE

Directed by: Kaveh Kardan
2020 | 8 min. | Premiere: Hawaii Premiere

A lonely woman struggles with her sense of self and fading memory as she embarks on a journey of closure in this touching story about love, loss, and forgiveness.

THE MAINLAND

THE MAINLAND

Directed by: Conrad Lihilihi
2020 | 19 min. | Premiere: Hawaii Premiere
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The Mainland follows Hawaiian actor, Ikaika, as he navigates the Hollywood politics of ethnic diversity when his small town cousin, Kekoa, unexpectedly shows up on his doorstep. 

RED HOUSE

RED HOUSE

Directed by: Gerard Elmore
2020 | 20 min. | Premiere: World Premiere
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Scotty, an addict shunned by his community, is released from prison and goes straight to the beach to test his longtime fear of the ocean.

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