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Hawai'i European Cinema 2015



Moana Surfrider Hotel
October 23, 2015 5:00 pm --SOLD OUT--


Inspired by the world’s most prestigious red carpets and the spirit of the Croisette at the Cannes Film Festival, Hawai`i European Cinema, Hawaii’s European Film Festival, will once again transform Waikiki’s Kalakaua Avenue fronting the timeless and iconic entrance of the Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort and Spa. This iconic gala has become notarized as Hawaii’s most anticipated, sophisticated and glamorous evening of the year.

On Friday, October 23rd HEC will welcome royalty, dignitaries, celebrities, filmmakers, philanthropists, designers and the who’s-who of Hawaii. The starry spotlight illuminates the Hawai`i European Cinema Awards Gala, the quintessential celebration of fine wine, cuisine, culture and films – intertwined like a mesmerizing European story in paradise. The evening will be hosted by Mahealani Richardson and Ryan Kalei Tsuji.

Attire:  Black Tie & EuroGlamour
$107 is tax deductible.

Deneuve Gala

 Hawai`i European Cinema Film Festival (HEC), presented by Luxury Row, is honored to announce France’s leading dame of cinema, the illustrious and award-winning, CATHERINE DENEUVE, is confirmed to be the celebrated guest of honor at the festival’s highly anticipated awards gala on Friday, October 23, 2015 at The Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa. 

Awards Gala Schedule

  • 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Signature Red Carpet Arrivals & No-Host Foyer Champagne
  • 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm: Cocktails, Paparazzi & Awards Program on the Diamond Lawn featuring cuisine by Azure, MW Restaurant, Stage, Taormina and Tiki Bar & Grill.
  • 10:00 pm – Midnight: Party and sweet delights in the Grand Salon hosted by the Moana Surfrider

Complimentary valet available

Dates & Times


Moana Surfrider Hotel
October 23, 2015 5:00 pm --SOLD OUT--