Connie M. Florez
Hula Girl Productions
P.O. Box 11884
Honolulu, HI 96828
The Bridge short film based in Hawaii is again a finalist and winner of Reel Time International Online Film Festival awards from Perth-Australia. The Bridge is the recent recipient of the Laurel of Excellence Award by the Tampa Bay Arts & Education Network (TBAE) and will be seen by over 1.3 million television broadcast viewers in the Tampa Bay Florida area. TBAE Network’s staff and Board of Directors awarded The Bridge by meeting the criteria’s set for broadcast standards in content excellence, artistic merit, technical execution and educational substance. The kick-off screening is August 6th, 2016 and will be broadcasting multiple times.
The Bridge short film based in Honolulu Hawaii has previously won several film awards: Tampa Bay Florida (TBAE Laurel of Excellence Award) and Los Angeles California (Accolade Global Film Competition Award of Recognition Winner).
The Bridge (Cindy Iodice (Writer/Director), is a narrative fictional story about Pono, a tenacious seven-year old Hawaiian boy who lives with his family in a five-story tree house, deep in the rainforest of Hawaii’s Manoa Valley. By spending time with his native Hawaiian father and through the process of cultural transmission, the boy learns about his ancestral roots and Hawaiian history. Will young Pono’s knowledge be enough to help save his mother’s life during a chance encounter with the Hawaiian Night Marchers, a troop of ghostly apparitions?
The Bridge credits include: actors Mia Adams as Rachel, Asher Morgado as Pono, and Tamayo Perry as Manoa, with narration by Hinaleimoana Wong Kalu. Cinematographer John Kuamo’o, Editor Tom Schneider, and Producers Ken Monroe and Connie M. Florez.
For more information go to: Reel Time International Online Film Festival Perth, Australia
The Bridge 21 min • Drama/Sci-Fi
FILM TRAILER: https://vimeo.com/176691438
OFFICIAL WEBSITE: http://islandgirlpictures.com
Connie M. Florez