18 films/events

HIFF Drive-In Series

ABOMINABLE
United States 2019 | 97 min.
HIFF Drive-In Series |

This film will play In-Person ONLY as part of HIFF's ALOHA DRIVE-IN Series. After discovering a Yeti on the roof of her apartment building, teenage Yi and her two friends embark on an epic...

Thu, Nov 19 - 5:30PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

ALOHA SURF HOTEL
United States 2020 | 94 min.
Made in Hawaii | Comedy

Tai Alonzo was a legendary surfer with big things ahead of him, but years later, he's divorced, living in his van, his pro surfing days long behind him. When he is forced to take a job at a...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Thu, Nov 05 - 5:30PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

Fri, Nov 20 - 5:30PM  Consolidated Mililani

Fri, Nov 20 - 8:00PM  Consolidated Mililani

BABY DONE
New Zealand 2020 | 91 min.
Pacific Showcase | Comedy, Drama

Executive produced by Taika Waititi (JOJO RABBIT, HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE), this Kiwi-infused amalgam of SHE'S HAVING A BABY and GIRLS stars comedienne Rose Matafeo (THE BREAKER UPPERS)....

Wed, Nov 18 - 5:30PM  Consolidated Olino

Wed, Nov 18 - 8:00PM  Consolidated Olino

Fri, Nov 20 - 5:30PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

CANE FIRE
United States 2020 | 90 min.
Film For Thought | Documentary, Ethnographic, Experimental, History, Politics, Social Issues

While utilizing footage of Hollywood films set in Hawaii and various corporate commercials that paint the islands as paradise, CANE FIRE examines years of economic and social exploitation of the...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sat, Nov 14 - 7:00PM  Varsity Building Drive-In

DOWN ON THE SIDEWALK IN WAIKIKI
United States 2019 | 20 min.
HIFF Drive-In Series |

This film will play In-Person ONLY as part of THE KĀNAKA MAOLI NEW WAVE Drive-In Shorts Program. A janitor, frustrated with cleaning up after an endless parade of tourists, reflects on a memory...

Sun, Nov 22 - 7:00PM  Windward Mall Drive-In

HAE HAWAI‘I
United States 2018 | 16 min.
HIFF Drive-In Series | History

This film will play In-Person ONLY as part of THE KĀNAKA MAOLI NEW WAVE Drive-In Shorts Program. In 1893, a group of businessmen and sugar planters illegally overthrow the Hawaiian monarchy. The...

Sun, Nov 22 - 7:00PM  Windward Mall Drive-In

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON
United States 2010 | 98 min.
HIFF Drive-In Series |

This film will play In-Person ONLY as a part of HIFF's ALOHA DRIVE-IN Series.  Set in the mythical world of burly Vikings and wild dragons, and based on the book by Cressida Cowell, this...

Thu, Nov 12 - 5:30PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

I AM GRETA
Sweden 2020 | 98 min.
Centerpiece Presentation | Documentary, Environmental

In August of 2018, Greta Thunberg, a 15-year-old student in Sweden, starts a school strike for the climate. Her question for adults: "If you don't care about her future on earth, why should...

Fri, Nov 06 - 8:00PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

Sun, Nov 08 - 2:00PM  Consolidated Ward

Sun, Nov 08 - 5:00PM  Consolidated Ward

I'M YOUR WOMAN
United States 2020 | 120 min.
Panorama | Crime Drama, Drama

Suburban housewife Jean (Rachel Brosnahan, THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL) lives a seemingly easy life, supported by husband Eddie’s (Bill Heck) career as a thief. But when Eddie betrays his...

Thu, Nov 12 - 8:00PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

Thu, Nov 19 - 5:00PM  Consolidated Mililani

Thu, Nov 19 - 8:00PM  Consolidated Mililani

JUMANJI: THE NEXT LEVEL
United States 2019 | 123 min.
HIFF Drive-In Series |

This film will play In-Person ONLY as part of HIFF'S ALOHA DRIVE-IN Series. When Spencer goes back into the fantastical world of Jumanji, pals Martha, Fridge and Bethany re-enter the game to...

Fri, Nov 13 - 5:30PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

LUMPIA WITH A VENGEANCE
United States 2020 | 108 min.
Panorama | Action, Comedy

17 years after the events of the first LUMPIA movie world premiered at HIFF 2003 to a sold out crowd, the characters of the cult classic are back for some more butt-kicking, arnis-wielding, and of...

Nov 7th 3:00 PM - Nov 7th 5:00 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Nov 16th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Fri, Nov 13 - 5:30PM  Consolidated Pearlridge

Fri, Nov 13 - 8:30PM  Consolidated Pearlridge

Thu, Nov 19 - 8:00PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

MAUKA TO MAKAI
United States 2018 | 25 min.
HIFF Drive-In Series |

This film will play In-Person ONLY as part of THE KĀNAKA MAOLI NEW WAVE Drive-In Shorts Program. MAUKA TO MAKAI offers an unfiltered window in to a day in the lives of two cousins, who, while...

Sun, Nov 22 - 7:00PM  Windward Mall Drive-In

THE MOON AND THE NIGHT
United States 2018 | 19 min.
HIFF Drive-In Series |

This film will play In-Person ONLY as part of THE KĀNAKA MAOLI NEW WAVE Drive-In Shorts Program. In rural Hawaii, a teenage girl must confront her father after he enters her beloved pet into a...

Sun, Nov 22 - 7:00PM  Windward Mall Drive-In

THE PAPER TIGERS
United States 2020 | 108 min.
Panorama | Action/Adventure

Three former Kung Fu prodigies known as The Three Tigers have grown old and apart, and lost their fighting abilities. But after the suspicious death of their master, the three reunite to investigate....

Nov 5th 6:00 PM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Fri, Nov 13 - 8:00PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

SHADOW IN THE CLOUD
New Zealand 2020 | 83 min.
New American Perspectives | Thriller

On a stormy night during World War II, a female pilot (Chloë Grace Moretz in true badass form) with top secret cargo talks her way on board a bomber plane about to take-off. The crass all-male...

Sat, Nov 07 - 8:00PM  Consolidated Ward

Sat, Nov 14 - 2:00PM  Consolidated Pearlridge

Sat, Nov 21 - 7:00PM  Windward Mall Drive-In

STORY GAME
Japan, United States 2020 | 97 min.
Made in Hawaii | Horror, Thriller

Three students on spring break arrive on a remote beach to go camping. Accompanied by an odd park ranger, lured to join with free beer and in true campfire story fashion, they all make a bet to tell...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Thu, Nov 05 - 8:00PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

Sun, Nov 15 - 5:00PM  Consolidated Olino

Sun, Nov 15 - 8:00PM  Consolidated Olino

WATER LIKE FIRE
United States 2020 | 88 min.
Made in Hawaii | Drama

While Chanel is grieving her parent’s death, she struggles to connect with her drug-addicted brother, Caleb. Despite this, she finds solace in surfing and her friendships. But after Caleb is...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sun, Nov 15 - 7:00PM  Varsity Building Drive-In

Sun, Nov 29 - 5:00PM  Consolidated Ward

Sun, Nov 29 - 8:00PM  Consolidated Ward

YOUR NAME.
君の名は。
Japan 2016 | 105 min.
HIFF Drive-In Series | Anime

Mitsuha and Taki are total strangers living completely different lives. When Mitsuha makes a wish to leave her mountain town for the bustling city of Tokyo, they become mysteriously connected: she...

Fri, Nov 06 - 5:30PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

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