HIFF’s Cinema Partners

The Hawaii International Film Festival is proud to partner with the Doris Duke Theatre to showcase emerging films from Asia and the Pacific, as well as top festival films from around the world.

About Honolulu Museum of Art – Doris Duke Theatre

Hononlulu Museum of Art LogoThe Doris Duke Theatre at the Honolulu Museum of Art is Honolulu’s only art house theater and is the premier platform for independent and international film in Hawai‘i. For more information on the film program or corporate and private rentals, please contact theater manager Taylour Chang at tchang@honolulumuseum.org.

Filipino Film Festival 2015

April 18-28, 2015

Explore the Philippines’ rich culture and history through films by some of the country’s leading cinematic voices. This year’s selection includes standout romantic comedies, the world’s first T’boli-language feature film, and the definitive documentary on boxing legend Manny Pacquiao.

For full details on the films, events and to purchase tickets, visit the Doris Duke Theatre website.

4th annual Honolulu African American Film Festival

February 7-27, 2015

During African American History Month, the Honolulu African American Film Festival seeks to empower, enlighten, and entertain by exploring the cultural richness of the black experience through film. This year we present a selection of absorbing films that profile cultural icons, address social issues, and tell uplifting, touching and moving stories from around the world.

For full details on the films, events and to purchase tickets, visit the Doris Duke Theatre website.

8th annual Bollywood Film Festival

January 3-30, 2015

See the best in new Indian cinema at the museum’s annual showcase that reveals the diversity of Indian culture at home and beyond. In addition to some of 2014’s biggest Bollywood hits, this year’s line-up features the festival’s first Marathi-language film, a documentary on the art of Kathak dance, India’s first motion-capture animated film and superstar Rajinikanth in his latest Kollywood blockbuster!

For full details on the films, events and to purchase tickets, visit the Doris Duke Theatre website.