New screening added for Volunteers and Members
As a way to say mahalo to our great members and dedicated volunteers, we have added a screening of DANCE OF THE DRAGON (shown at our festival last fall) on Thursday April 9th at 12:00 PM (Regal Dole Cannery theaters). This screening is for HIFF Ohana members & volunteers only, not the general public. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Members, please show your membership card to gain entry to this screening.
DANCE OF THE DRAGON Synopsis:
Tae (Korean heartthrob Jang Hyuk) has always fantasized about becoming a ballroom dancer. He’s a natural and completely self-taught, but eventually, the young man realizes there’s only one way to take his dancing to the next level – he must leave Korea. His lifelong dream takes him to Singapore where he’s able to take lessons from Emi Lim (Fann Wong), a former ballroom dancing champion. Before long, Tae falls deeply in love with Emi. Sadly, the timing just isn’t right. Emi is focused on the upcoming national ballroom dancing championships. What’s more, Emi’s dreadful boyfriend Cheng (Jason Scott Lee) is the jealous type, and a former martial arts champion. As the affection between Tae and Emi grows, Cheng becomes wildly possessive and will stop at nothing to quash the budding romance…
— Jason Soeda