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24TH ANNUAL HONOLULU RAINBOW FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS ANNOUNCED!!!

The 24th Annual HRFF Awards were presented on Thursday Evening, June 06 and the WINNERS are: Phred Love Award - Award given to Hawaii Filmmaker BRANDEN BLINN – Toeing the Line and A La Carte Jack Law Award – Awarded to the person best embodying the HGLCF’s mission DAVID W. ROSS ( writer/lead actor) from FESTIVAL CENTERPIECE FILM “I […]

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Honolulu Weekly interview with PEACHES!

Read the interview article by Matthew Dekneef online here.  

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Congrats to our contest winners!

  We ran two contests that ended with our fundraiser parties last weekend. Congrats to Loreen Nakama for winning our NAME THE QUEEN Facebook contest! Our queen is now named: Mary Ima Queen of Starz! Loreen is receiving a $100 Rumfire gift card and VIP access to our Red Carpet Event! Congrats also to Kate West of […]

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Program guides hit the street!

The 24th Annual Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival program guides have officially hit the street! Want your hands on one? Here’s a list of locations you can go ahead and grab one! Hula’s Bar & Grill Bacchus Chiko’s Tavern Wang Chung’s Sure Shot Cafe Life Foundation In Between’s Tapa’s Whole Foods – Kahala Hawaii State Art Museum – […]

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KITV 4: Movie previews include selections from the 24th annual Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival

Check out the video clip of our film previews played on KITV 4 News with Pamela Young here!

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Honolulu Weekly Film Review of Laurence Anyways

“Should you see this one? Hell, yes.” – Bob Green Read another film review by Bob Green in Honolulu Weekly on LAURENCE ANYWAYS here. Screening info: LAURENCE ANYWAYS Xavier Dolan 2011 | Canada, France | 168 min. Wednesday, June 5th @ 5:30pm | Doris Duke Theatre

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Transgender Superhero Ian Harvie

What’s that in sky? Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Nope, even better! It’s IAN HARVIE! Swooping in and proudly wearing a capital “T” on his chest, Ian chats with us about his stand-up comedy film: IAN HARVIE SUPERHERO screening at HRFF24 and plans for his first trip to Hawaii. Film Synopsis:  In this debut […]

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Honolulu Weekly Film Review of BEYOND THE WALL

Thanks Honolulu Weekly for the film review in this week’s issue (May 15-21, Vol 23, No 20)! Read the full article by Bob Green here!  

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Volunteer with us at HRFF24!

SUPPORT HRFF! BE A VOLUNTEER! Sign up through the Doodle schedule links below: Volunteers for films staffing at Doris Duke Theatre http://doodle.com/idvfzr6m54w3g9eg Volunteer for the Red Carpet Event and film receptions http://doodle.com/3wcz4nbk7hdh8k5a For more information, email volunteer@hglcf.org!

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Odyssey May 2013 Issue features I DO actor David W. Ross!

May 2013 issue of Odyssey is out and guess who’s on the cover! DAVID W. ROSS! Ross is lead actor in the film I DO and will be in attendance to the film’s screening at HRFF this year. Read his interview with Freddie Jordan from the magazine clips below:      

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