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Screening Southeast Asia at the Hawai’i International Film Festival

Hawai’i International Film Festival

The Hawai’i International Film Festival (HIFF) will begin on November 4th and end on November 14th, 2021.
Box Office opens October 15th for HIFF OHANA Members and October 18th for the General

To access the full schedule of films, go here

Below are the list of Southeast Asia films screening at the HIFF film festival this year:


KARMALINK (ជាតិក្រោយ)

DIRECTOR: Jake Wachtel 

YEAR: 2021

RUN TIME: 102 Minutes

LANGUAGE: English, Khmer, with English subtitles

ONLINE Access Window: November 4, 2021 – November 28, 2021

KARMALINK is a buddhist science-fiction film set in the near-future that centers around the exploration of past lives with a boy, Leng Heng, at the center of it all. With director Jake Wachtel at the helm, viewers are taken on a visually-stunning expedition alongside Leng, exploring the techno-philosophic world of rebirth.[Kanani Lyons]