Fall 2018 Internships

ACM is proud to continue our tradition of offering internships for credit through ACM 495 in collaboration with companies heavily involved in the local film industry for the Fall 2017 semester.

Animation Project Seeks Students

Teen Wise Animation Project Application Deadline: June 30, 2018 Author of Teen Wise is gearing up to create a new venue to showcase the examples depicted in the book.  An animated version of twelve example scenarios for the middle (sixth, seventh, and eighth...

Fall 2018 Course on Indian Popular Cinema

Professor Ned Bertz of the History Department will be offering his HIST 452D History and Film course on Indian Popular Cinema in the Fall 2018 semester for the first time in four years. This class has proved very popular with ACM majors in the past, and is a great elective option that has a Contemporary Ethical Issues focus designation, and qualifies for the International Cultural Studies Certificate Program.

UFVF/Kodak Student Scholarship Program

The 2018 UFVF/Kodak Student Scholarship Program is now open for submissions. Students who will still be enrolled in a film program during Fall 2018 are eligible to submit their film. Judges will come from UFVA members and Kodak. There are six awards and the top prize is for $5,000. All awards come with film to be used on future products.

Netflix ‘Triple Frontier’ is Hiring

Netflix feature film “Triple Frontier” is currently hiring an Accounting Clerk for the 1st Unit to start mid-May and work till the end of July.
It is an ideal position to get to know what each department does and a great experience for someone trying to get their foot in the door.

Iolani Palace Shoot Seeking Extras

A local historical film being shot about the Hawaiian monarchy and involving a number of ACM alumni and students will be shooting a major scene at Iolani Palace on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 7am to 12pm. ACM students are strongly encouraged to go serve as extras. This is a great way to get exposure to a major film set without needing any professional experience!

ACM Pitch Day S18

ACM Pitch Day 2017 Thursday, May 3, 9:30am-11:30am @ ACM Media Center Pitch Day is an opportunity for ACM students who would like to produce and direct an independent group or individual project during the Fall 2018 semester to pitch their creative projects (short...

HWF Seeking Paid Mentors for Summer Programs

Hawai’i Women in Filmmaking are seeking self-motivated, organized, and experienced filmmakers of all ages to work with them as FILMMAKER MENTORS and INSTRUCTORS for their summer programs: Reel Camps for Girls (Filmmaking & Animation), Making Media That Matters, and Oceania Voices.

2018 SMART Exchange Shanghai – Call for Entry

ACMʼs 13th Annual SMART Exchange in Shanghai Entry Deadline: Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 5pm   Your film could be among the finalists ACM will submit for consideration for screening in Shanghai as part of the student shorts program co-sponsored by Shanghai University...

Internship Opportunity with Sultan Ventures

Sultan Ventures is seeking ACM interns for Season 3 of their entrepreneurship themed podcast, featuring a local and national lineup of founders, investors, and celebrity entrepreneurs. Help create content for a nationally recognized podcast, with an audience that reaches thousands of listeners across 6 continents and more than 50 countries. Student-interns will have an opportunity to get involved in a meaningful project with global reach.

2018 ACM Awards – Call for Entry

All currently enrolled UHM students who have created work in ACM classes are eligible and encouraged to enter their films in the 2018 ACM Awards. All submitted films will be screened at the ACM Screening Showcase on Thursday, April 26th and Friday, April 27th, 2018. The ACM Awards Ceremony will be held on Friday, May 4, 2018. Deadline for entry is Friday, April 20th.

Kyoto Inspiration – Summer Program in Japan

Two-Week Cultural Exchange Opportunity in Kyoto Kyoto Inspiration is not an official ACM exchange, nor does it focus on filmmaking, but this is an interesting two-week summer program that explores how Kyoto’s traditional culture has provided a base, nurture and...

Indigenous Filmmaking Panel with Chris Eyre

Native American filmmaker and scholar Chris Eyre, who did a Master Class with ACM students last semester, was a featured speaker at a community panel on indigenous filmmaking at the 2017 Hawai’i International Film Festival. Pacific Islanders in Communication have posted a video of the entire panel online

ACM Professor’s Film to Screen at USC

“Moana Rua: The Rising of the Sea” is a film written, directed, and produced by Vilsoni Hereniko that is based on a stage production about climate change in the Pacific that toured Europe in 2015. It will screen as the opening film of the 15th RAI (Royal Anthropological Institute) International Ethnographic Film Festival to be held at the University of Southern California, from March 22-24th March, 2018.

Part-Time Job at KBFD-TV

Master Control Operator at KBFD-TV KBFD TV station is seeking a responsible, organized, and detail-oriented Master Control Operator for a part-time position. Requirements: -Detail-oriented and organized -Understanding of digital media -MS Office skills including Word,...

Junior Producer Opening At MVNP

Junior Producer Position At MVNP MVNP Advertising Agency is looking to hire a Junior Producer or Production Assistant to begin working in April/May 2018. MVNP is an award-winning agency with a long history of success here in Hawaii. This would be a great job for a...

‘Aunty Emma’ Cast + Crew Call

'Aunty Emma' Cast + Crew Call Production Title: Aunty Emma Director: Casey Lapidus ACM Course: 399 (Capstone) Production Start Date: March 10, 2018 Production Wrap Date: March 31, 2018 *4 principal shoot dates, 2 reshoots/pickups if necessary Synopsis: Aunty Emma is...

ACM Alumni Film – Call for Extras

ACM Alumni Film - Call for Extras Production Title: Mauka to Makai Director: Alika Pfaltzgraff & Jonah Okano ACM Course: Alumni Film Shoot Date Needing Extras: January 17, 2018 - 3pm-10pm Synopsis: Akuma has greater aspirations than selling drugs on the street, but he...

ACM Pitch Day 2017

Pitch Day is an opportunity for ACM students who would like to produce and direct an independent group or individual project during the Spring 2017 semester to pitch their creative projects (short films) to ACM faculty, who will allot production awards to promising narrative films, animated shorts, documentaries and indigenous language films. Sign up now!!!

2018 HIFF Spring Showcase Internships

HIFF internships offer opportunities to gain a broad range of work experiences in film festivals. HIFF interns work closely with festival staff to plan, coordinate, and implement special events, educational programs, and film screenings. Those interested should have interest in the arts and/or film.

Girls Make Movies Film Fest

Hawaiʻi Women in Filmmaking proudly announces the GIRLS MAKE MOVIES FILM FESTIVAL on December 8, 2017 at the Honolulu Museum of Art Doris Duke Theatre. Doors open at 5:30 / Screening starts at 6:00 pm / Program ends at 8:00 pm.

‘Locked Away’ Casting Call

A college student, who’s a stalker with a split personality, reveals his feelings to his love interest but is absolutely crushed to discover she likes his best friend. This causes him to go on a psychotic rampage leading him to kill his best friend then kidnap and lock away his love interest leaving her for death.