April 2016 Newsletter

Apr 15, 2016 | Newsletters








ACM Mānoa alumni Keiko Sugihara, Scott Mohanram, and Ryan Charleton-Halweg work as crew on the Hawaii 5-0 set in front of Crawford building, UHM alongside 5-0 Dir. of Photography Krishna Rao (second from left), March 3, 2016.
ACM SMART Exchange Program— Enter your films to screen in Shanghai, China!  Up to 6 student filmmakers of the selected films will be invited to participate as official delegates to attend the Shanghai International Film Festival and engage with Shanghai University students in film workshops and co-productions as part of this unique program, June 2 to June 23, 2016.  This year’s student travel support made possible by the Hawaii International Film Festival, ACM System, and ITO EN USA. Submit entries to Todd Brissette at the Media Center by 5pm, Friday, April 15, 2016. See link.

ACM Screenwriting Competition—Submit your screenplay for a production award, deadline is Friday, April 29, 2016. See link.

ACM Showcase and Awards Events—Come and celebrate each other’s work; Vote at the ACM Showcases and be at the ACM Awards presentation. Free and open to the public.
ACM film submissions deadline:  Friday, April 22.  See ACM website for guidelines and entry form.
Click here for guidelines.
Click here for entry form.

Showcase screening #1: 5pm Friday, April 29, Art Aud. UHM
Showcase screening #1: 5pm Saturday, April 30, Art Aud. UHM
Awards ceremony: 5pm reception with food; 6pm awards, Friday, May 6, Art Aud. UHM

ACM 399 Pitch Day—As an ACM major, pitch a Fall ACM 399 Creative Project, (animation or live-action film) to ACM faculty, 10am-12pm, May 5, Sakamaki D101.  Pitches are open to all ACM majors to view.  Sign up at the ACM Media Center with Todd Brissette for a time slot to pitch; all completed application materials are due by 5pm, Monday, May 2nd. See link.

ACM Student Scholarships—Apply to our first ACM financial need based academic achievement scholarships. Qualified applicants must be current ACM UHM majors who will be a student at ACM UHM for at least Fall 2016 semester and who have been granted at least one year of Federal financial aid that is verifiable via STAR records. An ACM Faculty committee will determine awardees. Award amounts TBD.  Deadline to apply is Thursday, April 28, 2016. See link.

ACM Internships

Check out the ACM website for internship opportunities continuing in the fall, including Hawaii Media Inc., PBS Hawaii, Kinetic Productions, TalkStory Productions and more: See link.