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Tue, Jul 30

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Hub Coworking Hawaiʻi

Filmmaking Talk-story with Lisette Marie Flanary

Filmmaking Talk-story with Lisette Marie Flanary about directing and producing short narratives and docs featuring Hawaiʻi centric subject matter. Lisette Marie Flanary creates films that celebrate a modern renaissance of the hula dance and Hawaiian culture.

Filmmaking Talk-story with Lisette Marie Flanary
Filmmaking Talk-story with Lisette Marie Flanary

Time & Location

Jul 30, 2024, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Hub Coworking Hawaiʻi, 1050 Queen St Suite 100, Honolulu, HI 96814, USA

About the event

Join us for an exciting lunchtime* filled with inspiring stories, tips, and tricks from experienced filmmakers. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting out, this event is perfect for anyone passionate about the art of filmmaking.

Come network with like-minded individuals, share your own experiences, and learn from industry experts. Don't miss out on this opportunity to connect, learn, and grow in the world of filmmaking. See you there!

*bring your own lunch :)

IMPORTANT: Limited seating. Get your ticket on Eventbrite.

About Lisette: Independent filmmaker, educator, and hula dancer, Lisette Marie Flanary creates films that celebrate a modern renaissance of the hula dance and Hawaiian culture. She is the writer, producer and director of Lehua Films and her award-winning documentaries, AMERICAN ALOHA: Hula Beyond Hawaiʻi (P.O.V. series 2003-2004), Nā Kamalei: The Men of Hula (Independent Lens series 2006-2007), and ONE VOICE (NPT 2010-2011) have broadcast nationally on public television and shown in film festivals around the world.  Her latest film, TOKYO HULA, the final film in a trilogy of hula documentaries exploring the explosive popularity of hula in Japan, was awarded the Best Moana Whārahi Films from the Pacific Award at the Doc Edge Film Festival in New Zealand and is also the winner of Best Feature Film at the 2021 Made in Hawaiʻi Film Festival. All three documentaries in the Hula Trilogy were broadcast on the Pacific Heartbeat Season 10 from Pacific Islanders in Communications in 2021.  Lisette is currently a Professor at the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.  She also continues to serve the local filmmaking community in Hawaiʻi through her work with Good Pitch Local Hawaiʻi, Ohina Film Labs, and Hawaiʻi Women in Filmmaking.

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