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Online Premiere of 2009 HIFF Festival Trailer

Here it is, and in High Definition! For best results, click the ‘Full Screen’ button
(right next to the volume bar) while you’re watching.

This year’s festival trailer stars Daniel Dae Kim, famous for his performances on the hit TV show LOST. It also features local actors Kimi & Eric Chun. The trailer was shot and directed by Todd Robertson of Hyperspective Studios, any many film professionals donated their time to make this trailer for HIFF. The story is based on the “Ink Blot” theme by OrangeRoc. To see the full production credits, click the title above.

Full Credits for Trailer Production:
Producer/Director: Todd J. Robertson
Director of Photography: Mark Morgan
Gaffer: Jason Fratis
Digital Artists: Brian Barnhart, Chad Robertson
Production Manager: Charisse Lindsey
1st Assistant Camera/DIT: Michael Romano
Techno Jib Operator: Lyrl Hailstock
Key Grip: Lee Kaneakua
Sound Mixer: Travis Hoover
Grip: Matthew Phillips
Grip/Special FX (Fogman): Jacob Holcomb
Production Coordinator: Sean Shodahl
2nd Assistant Camera: Lia Rosner
Stylist & Makeup Artist: Laura Aguon, Kris Young
Wardrobe: Tony Apilado
Equipment by: Island Film Group, Hawaii Media Inc.
Filmed at: Halawa Valley Studios
Props & Set Dressing: Hawaii Film Office, Tammy Hasegawa, Mathias Wessinger
Music: Megatrax, Kevin Macleod

Special Thanks: Sight and Sound Studios, HIFF Staff

  • Anonymous

    Thank you HIFF for the opportunity to have us create and produce the trailer. It was a great experience! Thank you Chris for the posting and props to the crew!

    Todd Robertson

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