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HIFF’s Cinema Partners

HIFF is proud to partner with these organizations to showcase emerging films from Asia and the Pacific, as well as top festival films from around the world.

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Courtyard Cinema

Howard Hughes Corporation, in association with HIFF, Consolidated Theatres, and Starbucks presents a free outdoor screening every month in the courtyard at the IBM Building in Ward Village. For screening information and to book your free ticket, click below.

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The Hawaiian Media Makers Conference

Presented by Pacific Islanders in Communications the second edition of the Hawaiian Media Makers Conference will take place Wednesday, November 2nd at the Ala Moana Hotel. to learn more click below.

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HIFF’s Cinema Partners


COURTYARD CINEMA


The Hawaiian Media Makers Conference


HIFF is proud to partner with these organizations to showcase emerging films from Asia and the Pacific, as well as top festival films from around the world.


Howard Hughes Corporation, in association with HIFF, Consolidated Theatres, and Starbucks presents a free outdoor screening every month in the courtyard at the IBM Building in Ward Village. For screening information and to book your free ticket, click below.


Presented by Pacific Islanders in Communications the second edition of the Hawaiian Media Makers Conference will take place Wednesday, November 2nd at the Ala Moana Hotel. to learn more click on the button below.




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