Registration to our 2017 Filmmaking Programs for Girls (cis, trans, non-conforming youth) now open!


Basic Reel

January 2-7, 2017 | from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM] Register here!

At the Basic Reel, you will learn storytelling, storyboarding, scriptwriting, use of professional camera, lighting, audio, and editing. Working in small production teams with a mentor, you will produce a short video, and so learn the skills to create your own media.

2D Animation

January 9-13, 2017 | from 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM Register here!

Discover the magic of bringing your artwork to life! Express yourself through the art of drawn animation. Develop stories and images through drawing to create original animated films. You will explore the world of 2-d animation by viewing great works, learning basic animation techniques and making your own drawings come alive.

Stop Motion

January 16-20, 2017 | from 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM Register here!

Develop stories and images that use paint, clay, puppets, objects or people animated directly in front of a camera to create original animated films. You will explore the world of stop motion animation by viewing inspiring works, learning basic stop motion animation techniques and developing original material in a fun and supportive environment.

Making Media That Matters 2017

January 27 - April 28, 2017 Friday from 4 to 7pm | Register here!

Making Media That Matters is a program for girls in which participants develop film and critical-thinking skills by examining issues in their communities. The program provides a platform for girls to tell their stories and be agents of social change through film. Making Media That Matters is filmmaking for civic engagement and social justice.


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Hawaiʻi Women in Filmmaking

We are a 501.c.3 non profit organization

EIN 46-3144513

1050 Queen Street #100

Honolulu, Hawaiʻi 96814

aloha@hawaiiwomeninfilmmaking.org