Eight UH student films to be shown at festival
Eight student films from the University of Hawai'i-Manoa's Academy for Creative Media have been selected for screening at the 2007 Louis Vuitton Hawaii International Film Festival. The films will be shown at 6:15 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Regal Dole Cannery Theatres, the festival's main screening site.
"Our students have been invited by HIFF to screen their films in each of the four years of our existence," said Tom Brislin, ACM chairman. "That's a critical recognition of the quality of our program and the extensive talents of our students. These films present authentic stories and images of Hawai'i, Asia and the Pacific that could only be told from a local perspective. That's why audiences love our student films."
The student films and filmmakers are:
The films are also entered in the Video On Demand Viewer's Choice Award, co-sponsored by HIFF and Time Warner Oceanic Cable on the NGN-On-Demand Channel 680.