Hawaii International Film Festival

Thursday, Nov 5, 2020

Online
Honolulu, HI 96801

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Set to open on November 5th through the 29th, this year’s festival will be a hybrid of in-person and virtual screenings, making HIFF — for the first time ever — accessible to audiences all across the United States. In continuation of HIFF’s mission to advance understanding and cultural exchange among the peoples of Asia, the Pacific and North America by presenting films from around the world, the festival will present over 200 films from 25 countries, and 17 world premieres.

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Virtual Schedule:

#HANDBALLSTRIVE - Japan - 108m - Nov 5-29
76 DAYS - United States, China - 93m - Nov 5-29
AINU MOSIR - Japan - 84m - Nov 5-29
ALOHA SURF HOTEL - United States - 94m - Nov 5-29
ANY CRYBABIES AROUND? - Japan - 106m - Nov 5-29
ASSASSINS - United States - 104m - Nov 5-29
AWAKE - Japan - 119m - Nov 5-29
BEAUTY WATER - South Korea - 85m - Nov 5-29
BELLY OF THE BEAST - United States - 81m - Nov 5-29
A BELOVED WIFE - Japan - 117m - Nov 5-29
THE BLACK PANTHERS: VANGUARD OF THE REVOLUTION - United States - 115m - Nov 5-29
BOAT PEOPLE - Hong Kong SAR China - 109m - Nov 5-29
CANE FIRE - United States - 90m - Nov 5-29
DAUGHTERS - Japan - 104m - Nov 5-29
DEATH OF NINTENDO - Philippines - 99m - Nov 5-29
DEFINITION PLEASE - United States - 91m - Nov 5-29
DETENTION - Taiwan ROC - 103m - Nov 5-29
DOWN A DARK STAIRWELL - United States - 83m - Nov 5-29
FIRST VOTE - United States - 58m - Nov 5-29
FROM HERE - United States, Germany - 89m - Nov 5-29
FUKUSHIMA 50 - Japan - 122m - Nov 5-29
GEORAMA BOY PANORAMA GIRL - Japan - 105m - Nov 5-29
GET THE HELL OUT - Taiwan ROC - 96m - Nov 5-29
THE GIRL WHO LEFT HOME - United States - 100m - Nov 5-29
GONE WITH THE LIGHT - China - 131m - Nov 5-29
THE HEALER AND THE PSYCHIATRIST - United Kingdom, Tonga - 74m - Nov 5-29
HITMAN AGENT: JUN - South Korea - 110m - Nov 5-29
HULI!: KOKUA HAWAII AND THE BEGINNING OF THE REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENT IN CONTEMPORARY HAWAI’I - United States - 131m - Nov 5-29
INTO THE STORM - United Kingdom, Peru - 84m - Nov 5-29
KA HUAKAʻI: THE JOURNEY TO MERRIE MONARCH - United States - 46m - Nov 5-29
KEEP ROLLING - Hong Kong SAR China - 112m - Nov 5-29
LANDFALL - United States - 91m - Nov 5-29
LOIMATA, THE SWEETEST TEARS - New Zealand - 94m - Nov 5-29
LUCKY CHAN-SIL - South Korea - 95m - Nov 5-29
LUNANA: A YAK IN THE CLASSROOM - Bhutan - 109m - Nov 5-29
MAURI - New Zealand - 90m - Nov 5-29
MEKONG 2030 - Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam - 93m - Nov 5-29
MIDNIGHT SWAN - Japan - 124m - Nov 5-29
MINARI - United States - 115m - 11/5/2020 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
MOGUL MOWGLI - United Kingdom - 90m - Nov 5-29
MOVING ON - South Korea - 105m - Nov 5-29
MRS. NOISY - Japan - 107m - Nov 5-29
MY DONKEY, MY LOVER, AND I - France - Nov 5-29
MY PRINCE EDWARD - Hong Kong SAR China - 88m - Nov 5-29
ONE WORD - Germany - 83m - Nov 5-29
THE PAPER TIGERS - United States - 108m - Nov 5-29
RADIO SILENCE - Switzerland - 78m - Nov 5-29
THE REAL THING (Limited Series) - Japan - 240m - Nov 5-29
RESISTANCE FIGHTERS – THE GLOBAL ANTIBIOTICS CRISIS - Germany - 99m - Nov 5-29
SECRET ZOO - South Korea - 117m - Nov 5-29
A SIMPLE LIFE - Hong Kong SAR China - 118m - Nov 5-29
SONG OF THE EXILE - Hong Kong SAR China - 96m - Nov 5-29
SPRING TIDE - China - 124m - Nov 5-29
STORY GAME - United States - 97m - Nov 5-29
STRAY - United States - 73m - Nov 5-29
SUMMER OF 85 - France - Nov 5-29
SUMODO: THE SUCCESSORS OF SAMURAI - Japan - 104m - Nov 5-29
THE SWORDSMAN - South Korea - 100m - Nov 5-15
THE THERAPIST: FIST OF TAE-BAEK - South Korea - 107m - Nov 5-29
THROUGH THE NIGHT - United States - 72m - Nov 5-29
TUPAIA’S ENDEAVOUR - French Polynesia, New Zealand - 119m US - France - 95m - Nov 5-29
TWO OF US - France - 95m - Nov 5-29
UNDER THE OPEN SKY - Japan - 126m - Nov 5-29
VOICES IN THE WIND - Japan - 139m - Nov 5-29
WAIKIKI - United States - 77m - Nov 5-29
WATER LIKE FIRE - United States - 88m - Nov 5-29
WEED & WINE - United States, France - 89m - Nov 5-29
WITHOUT STRINGS - India - 94m - Nov 5-29
A WITNESS OUT OF THE BLUE - Hong Kong SAR China - 104m - Nov 5-29
WOTAKOI: LOVE IS HARD FOR OTAKU - Japan - 114m - Nov 5-29

Shorts:

ACM UHM Showcase - Nov 5-29
Daniel K. Inouye Initiative Showcase - Nov 5-29
Made In Hawaii Shorts - Nov 5-29
Pacific Showcase Shorts - Nov 5-29
Shorts Program: A Better Life - Nov 5-29
Shorts Program: Dark Wave - Nov 5-29
Shorts Program: Little Docs - Nov 5-29
Shorts Program: Turning Point - Nov 5-29
Student Showcase - Nov 5-29

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