The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s Academy for Creative Media invites the public to ACM Night at the Hawaiʻi International Film Festival on Thursday, October 18, 6:15 p.m. at Regal Dole Cannery Theatres.
The event features 10 student films including award-winning dramas, comedies and documentaries. Also at 4 p.m. is Shanghai Shorts, an anthology of short films from ACM’s SMART Exchange Program with Shanghai University.
Tickets are available through HIFF’s online box office.
ACM Night films
- Ion Ninjas, directed by Alexander Bocchieri (ACM Best Comedy and Editing Award winner)
- Mindset, directed by Reynolds Barney
- Tlamictihquetl (The Hunter), directed by Zimran Lucero (ACM Audience Favorite and Jury Award winner)
- Kae, directed by Lana Dang
- Two Ugly Birds, directed by Allison Le
- Emily at 2:30 p.m., directed by Kristin Kouke (An ACM/Cinema Italiano Future Filmmmaker Award winner)
- Ka Pua, directed by Erin Lau (An ACM and Shanghai International FIlm Festival Documentary Award winner)
- Fine Kine Dining, directed by Richard Dang
- I Will Become Waves, directed by Jason Kaneshiro
- Shanghai Market, episodes directed by Erin Lau, Kristin Kouke and Cheng Yi Shi