Just a quick update on the Imiloa Fulldome Film Festival things, as time is
ticking down to the big event September 5-7 of this year! Note there will
be a Sky Skan Digital Sky Academy on September 3 and 4. Contact Martin
) for details.
1) REGISTRATION: Registration is online now and you can pay online
with a credit card. Please do register as soon as possible as seats are
limited. You can register online directly at
] or see http://www.imiloahawaii.org/168/iff
information. Note: August 5 is the deadline to avoid late fees!
2) HOTEL ACCOMODATIONS: We have a block of rooms for $87 a night at
the Sea Side Hotel which is a deal for a room in Hawaii! See
information. Since this is the week after the Labor Day holiday, I urge you
to book your hotel room early to insure availability.
3) CONTENT: We have had 39 submission for 25 slots available in our
schedule. Jurying is continuing and we hope to have the list of films ready
around July 18 or 19.
4) Thank you to our sponsors! We couldn't do it without you and a huge
thank you to Sky Skan for sponsoring the keynote speaker (Chris Ford from
Pixar) and being the main festival sponsor. Special thank you's to Clark
Planetarium, Evans and Sutherland, and California Academy of Sciences for
sponsoring breakfasts and to Showdome and Softmachine/Reef Productions for
sponsoring lunches! We only have one lunch sponsorship left!
Please register early as we do have limited seating in our dome!
You can find all of the information about the festival at
Hope to see you here in Hawaii in September!
'Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawai'i
University of Hawai'I - Hilo
600 Imiloa Place
Hilo, HI 96720
Ph: +1 808-969-9735
Fax: +1 808-969-9748