Hometown Heroes Hometown Heroes


presented by Seed&Spark and The Duplass Brothers

Why you should make a movie in Hawaii

  1. Hollywood’s tropical backlot: Hawaii offers lush tropical settings, fabulous weather and golden light.
  2. Unique support for productions: The only state-owned and operated film studio in the country and a growing list of production facilities
  3. Filmmaker friendly: Competitive tax incentives, a well-established one-stop process for state film permits, and a film-friendly government and community

Local Prizes

Doris Duke Theater

Doris Duke Theater

Win a free screening for a local winner at the Doris Duke Theater in the Honolulu Museum of Art.

Join the Hometown Heroes Crowdfunding Rally to make your Hawaii feature film a reality! Not only will you showcase the diverse stories and resources of Hawaii, you'll be eligible for up to $25,000 and a chance for the Duplass Brothers to executive produce your project.
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