Summer Slide Series kicks off in June Courtyard Cinema: World premiere of THREE HEARTS HOME + FISHPEOPLE

By Anderson Le | June 06, 2019

Courtyard Cinema is free and open to the public and showcases a selection of Hawaii International Film Festival curated films.

Join us for a special rendition of Courtyard Cinema at Ward Village held at Victoria Ward Park! In addition to our full-length feature film, FISHPEOPLE, we are excited to announce that we will be showing the world premiere of THREE HEARTS HOME, a short film by Kimi Werner and OluKai. After the short film premieres, Kimi Werner will join us on stage for a Q&A moderated by Mark Healey.

This event is a part of the Summer Slide - a series of events happening at Ward Village to celebrate the summer season.

When: Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Doors open at 6pm. Show starts at approximately 7pm

Where: Victoria Ward Park (View Map)

Runtime: 48 minutes
Director: Keith Malloy

The stories of people who have dedicated their lives to the sea, from surfers and spear-fishers to a long-distance swimmer, a former coal miner and a group of at-risk kids on the streets of San Francisco.

Runtime: 10 minutes
Director: Kimi Werner

THREE HEARTS HOME is a story told by Kimi Werner to honor the path, struggles and bravery of her mother, June. We follow three different characters on their individual journeys, each shaped by both nurture and nature, as they try to make their way home.

About Kimi Werner:

Kimi is a United States National Spearfishing Champion, a certified culinary chef, an award winning artist and a sought after speaker. Her daily life is a pure fusion of her talents, rooted in sustainability and geared towards a healthy future for our global community.


During the summer months, Courtyard Cinema will be held at Victoria Ward Park. Bring your blankets and sit under the stars as you watch the films.

**Lawn chairs will not be permitted. A limited number of chairs will be available for those who do not wish to sit on the ground.**

SEATS ARE LIMITED. Ticket does not guarantee seat. Seating will be on a first come first serve basis.

Grab dinner at the many great restaurants around Ward Village and bring it along with you to enjoy during the screening. Show us your receipt from any Ward Village restaurant from the date of the screening and you'll get access to special floor seating up front for the best views. Find food options at Ward Village here.

Although FREE, a ticket is still required for entry. RSVP Here

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