“The Essence” Movie Premiere

Tomorrow, Thursday January 10th, surfing film “The Essence” will premiere at the Castle Theatre in Kahului. Running time is from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

The film will include archived footage of over 50 surfing legends including George Downing, Buzzy Trent, Gerry Lopez, and Duke Kahanamoku. Discover the beauty of the sport and see through the eyes of surf legends why they surf.

Following the film professional surfers including Kai Lenny and Paige Alms will talk about their careers in surfing. This is a great opportunity to learn more about this legendary sport!

Largest Hawaiian Film Studio Right Here In Maui


Maui Film Studios LLC has begun outfitting a 21,000 warehouse building located at the Maui Lani Village Center.   The facility will have office space, a parking lot, space for trailers and a mill shop.  The hope is for the studio to be up and running with a film or TV production shooting by late summer.   The film studio and University of Hawaii Maui are working together to offer a film crew training program.  You can view the entire article provided by Mauinews.com here.