113 films/events

THOSE LONG HAIRED NIGHTS
Mga Gabing Kasinghaba Ng Hair Ko
Philippines 2017 | 72 min.
Southeast Asian Showcase | Crime, Drama, LGBT

Loosely based on true events, three transgender women — Hopeless romantic Tuesday, wise Amanda and recklessly ambitious Barbie —  share a chaotic night of misguided love, a...

Sat, Nov 04 - 6:45PM  Dole Cannery E

TOILET: A LOVE STORY
Toilet: Ek Prem Katha
India 2017 | 155 min.
Spotlight on India | Bollywood, Comedy, Drama

Set in a remote village in Uttar Pradesh, Jaya leaves her husband, Keshav, on the first day of their marriage after discovering that he doesn't have a toilet. He desperately sets out on a mission...

Wed, Nov 08 - 7:00PM  Dole Cannery D

Sat, Nov 11 - 3:15PM  Dole Cannery C

VICEROY'S HOUSE
India, Sweden, United Kingdom 2017 | 106 min.
Spotlight on India | Biography, Drama, History, Period/Historical

India, 1947: Lord Mountbatten (Hugh Bonneville) is dispatched, along with his wife Edwina (Gillian Anderson), to New Delhi to oversee the country's transition from British rule to independence....

Sat, Nov 04 - 5:45PM  Dole Cannery A

Mon, Nov 06 - 8:15PM  Dole Cannery A

THE VILLAINESS
악녀
South Korea 2017 | 123 min.
Fantastic Asia | Action, Crime, Thriller

Bloody revenge is at the heart of this stylish, kinetic action-thriller that gives a welcome shot of adrenaline to the classic femme fatale story. Honed from childhood into a merciless killing...

Fri, Nov 10 - 8:00PM  Dole Cannery A

Sun, Nov 12 - 5:30PM  Dole Cannery D

Fri, Nov 17 - 8:15PM  Waimea Theater Kauai

WARU
New Zealand 2017 | 86 min.
Pacific Showcase | Drama, Native/Indigenous Peoples, Women

A powerful and challenging story surrounding the tangi (funeral) of a small boy named Waru, who dies at the hands of his caregiver and how the boys death impacts the community. This unique film...

Sat, Nov 11 - 8:15PM  Dole Cannery H

Sun, Nov 12 - 1:00PM  Dole Cannery D

WE DON'T NEED A MAP
Australia 2017 | 85 min.
Pacific Showcase | Culture, Documentary, Native/Indigenous Peoples

From the acclaimed director and artist Warwick Thornton (SAMSON & DELILAH) comes WE DON’T NEED A MAP, an in-depth look at the rich and surprising history of one of Australia’s most...

Wed, Nov 08 - 7:45PM  Dole Cannery E

Fri, Nov 10 - 3:00PM  Dole Cannery E

WHAT A WONDERFUL FAMILY! 2
家族はつらいよ 2
Japan 2017 | 113 min.
Spotlight on Japan | Comedy, Drama, Family

The sequel to the HIFF 2016 favorite, several years have passed since Shuzo Hirata (Isao Hashizume) and his wife Tomiko (Kazuko Yoshiyuki) came within inches of getting divorced. Shuzo enjoys...

Sun, Nov 05 - 5:30PM  Dole Cannery B

Sat, Nov 11 - 3:30PM  Dole Cannery A

WISHED
反转人生
China 2017 | 110 min.
Spotlight on China | Comedy, Fantasy

Ma Fendou is a lackluster insurance salesman whose life is going nowhere. His best friend Li Fei, a wise cracking delivery man, urges him to just go with the flow. Not wanting to hold her back while...

Tue, Nov 07 - 5:45PM  Dole Cannery A

Sun, Nov 12 - 3:00PM  Dole Cannery D

YOU ARE THE APPLE OF MY EYE
那些年,我們一起追的女孩
Taiwan ROC 2011 | 109 min.
Spotlight on Taiwan | Coming of Age, Romance

A group of close friends who attend a private school all have a debilitating crush on the sunny star pupil, Shen Jiayi. The only member of the group who claims not to is Ke Jingteng, but he ends up...

Thu, Nov 09 - 5:15PM  Dole Cannery H

YOUTH
芳华
China 2017 | 146 min.
Spotlight on China | Drama, History, Period/Historical

Legendary Chinese director Feng Xiaogang presents a beautiful, sweeping coming-of-age story set in 1980’s Chengdu amidst a performing arts troupe. The troupe members each face their own trials...

Thu, Nov 02 - 7:45PM  Dole Cannery C

Fri, Nov 10 - 3:00PM  Dole Cannery B

ZAN
Japan 2017 | 73 min.
Green Screen | Culture, Documentary, Environmental, Social Issues

The Okinawan Dugong is at the brink of extinction. There are less than 10 left located in the beautiful and bio diverse Henoko, Oura bay. Facing its last stand, its feeding grounds are threatened by...

Mon, Nov 06 - 5:45PM  Dole Cannery B

Fri, Nov 10 - 6:00PM  Dole Cannery D

Sun, Nov 19 - 5:30PM  Hilo Palace Theater

113 films/events
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