Below is a list of local Hawai‘i based resources for filmmakers and industry professionals
FILM AND CREATIVE SUPPORT
Creative Lab Hawaii, founded in 2012 by the Hawaii State Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism’s Creative Industries Division (CID), is a key facet of DBEDT’s HI Growth Initiative, is developing an ecosystem to increase export, attract investment and build the state’s creative entrepreneurial capacity.
The future of media is Indigenous and inclusive: @NiaTero just launched #KinTheory, a global Indigenous media makers database. Learn more and create your profile today to connect with other Indigenous creators or show up as an accomplice. kintheory.org/join/
FILM PRODUCTION RESOURCES
Created by filmmaker Ava DuVernay and led by an all-women executive team, ARRAY
Crew is a personnel database designed to connect below-the-line crew, with a special
focus on the amplification of women, people of color and other underrepresented film
and television professionals with studio executives, department heads and producers.
ARRAY Crew is supported by all of the major studios and streamers including: Warner
Bros. Discovery, A24, Amazon Studios, Apple TV+, Disney, FOX, Lionsgate, MGM,
NBCUniversal, Netflix, Paramount, and Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Membership is free for crew professionals across more than 600+ job categories,
including animation, scripted, unscripted, live events, and documentary, who are 18+
with at least one verifiable production credit.
ARRAY Crew is available in the United States and Canada.
JOIN NOW: www.ARRAYCREW.com
FOLLOW: @arraynow and share #ARRAYCrew on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn
Tax incentives, the only state-owned and operated film studio in the country and a growing list of production facilities, an experienced pool of crew and talent, a comprehensive local inventory of state-of-the-art equipment, a well-established one-stop process for state film permits, and a film-friendly government and community.
A full-service production company specializing in line producing, pre-production, locations, crewing, production, post, and tax-incentives.
FILM FESTIVALS AND EXHIBITION
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