Doris Duke Theatre

Surf legends night at the Doris Duke Theatre+

Last night was the closing of the Honolulu Surf Film Festival sold out—and it was a sellout. We were honored...

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We have a winnah! 2: Dr. Tom Shearer+

At the opening night of the Honolulu Surf Film Festival, we had a drawing to win a Surftech SUP board....

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We have a winnah!: Layne Fitzpatrick wins Surftech SUP board at HNL Surf Film Festival+

The Fourth Annual Surf Film Festival started with a bang on Friday—sold out house, eats from Whole Foods, beer from...

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When you’ve lived through what’s on screen+

Academy Curator of Film Gina Caruso reports that at last Saturday’s screening of Le Rafle (The Roundup), during the fascinating...

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Friends of Film Friday: Tanya Hamilton’s ‘Night Catches Us’ 1/14+

After a couple documentaries in a row, Friends of Film Friday is back with a powerful narrative feature—Night Catches Us....

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We’ve got a winnah!: BOE candidate Melanie Bailey gets the Wade Tokoro surfboard+

For the second year in a row, the Academy’s Surf Film Festival included a drawing for a prized Wade Tokoro...

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Nathan Apffel in the house+

Here are Academy Film Curator Gina Caruso and director Nathan Apffel having a pre-festival pow wow in Pavilion Cafe. Just...

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Surf Film Festival is back better than ever. + FREE beer at opening nite+

The one time a year surfers come to the Doris Duke Theatre is almost here. And this time film curator...

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Rainbow Film Festival: Long weekend of must-see films+

The 21st Rainbow Film Festival kicked off last night with actor Mindy Cohn in attendance. (Here she is with Whole...

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‘Ôiwi Film Festival opening night: Kanikapila!+

The ‘Ôiwi Film Festival, now running at the Doris Duke Theatre through May 26, got off to a lively start...

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