06-24 November 2019

Festivals & Events

Student Showcase

@MIASHEAFFER
@MIASHEAFFER

United States
Short film

A teenage girl struggles to ask people for help and maintain her happy, upbeat YouTube personality when her real life begins to fall apart.

ANIMATION CLASS 3
ANIMATION CLASS 3

United States
Short film

An Ice skater, robot, ninja, aliens, cats, and others inhabit worlds brought to life through animation.

BRING TO LIFE : 2019 LILIUOKALANI OLINA ARTS ANIMATION ACADEMY
BRING TO LIFE : 2019 LILIUOKALANI OLINA ARTS ANIMATION ACADEMY

Linda DORN
United States
Short film

"Bring to Life" is a collection of student work from the 2019 ʻŌlino Arts Animation Academy in partnership with CalArts. Scenes in the reel were produced by high school-aged students from across the state under the tutelage of CalArts professor Linda Dorn and a team of BFA3 animation students. 

FINE
FINE

Jessie HEARTHER
United States
Short film

GREEN GONE
GREEN GONE

Frith KEANU, Tess MORETTI-HILL, Gabriel JEFFERS and Mahea DUNN
United States
Short film

This infomercial parody pokes fun at the overuse of pesticides and herbicides and the psychology used to market them.

GROWING OUR FUTURE
GROWING OUR FUTURE

Nakualakuhikuhi KANAKAOLE-PARK, Ire PU-AKINA, Huaka PARK and Jesiah MALAIKINI
United States
Short film

In partnership with Ma Ka Hāna Ka ʻIke's project-based learning cohort at Hāna School, this short documentary features interviews with Hāna youth as they learn about traditional agriculture in Wailua and launch a student-run business growing hydroponic lettuce.

HARDLY WORKING
HARDLY WORKING

United States
Short film

With a crazy boss, few slothful workers, and an audacious receptionist, this companies only hope is the intern.

IRREVERSIBLE
IRREVERSIBLE

Emma TAMASHIRO and Karissa TABADERO
United States
Short film

After receiving a pass to the new time machine attraction at her local fair, Lina travels back time. Little does Lina know that one mistake can change everything.

KIDS SPEAK ON PLASTIC POLLUTION
KIDS SPEAK ON PLASTIC POLLUTION

Mikaela LAGASCA, Hokuaokaʻale GILMAN and Kailani IBANEZ
United States
Short film

What do kids think about the growing problem of plastic pollution? Our students explore young perspectives on plastic pollution causes, impacts and solutions through interviews with Maui kids ages five through ten.

REMEMBER
REMEMBER

Kaʻimi KALELEIKI, Chloe CHIN and Tessa CHIN
United States
Short film

In this short theatrical film, three generations of women reflect on the beauty of their island home and the changes they see taking place in their natural environment.

TWO OF A KIND
TWO OF A KIND

United States
Short film

Childhood friends Riley and Sam slowly realize their feelings for each other in a classic friends-to-lovers romance.

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