• 15
  • Aug, 2014
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GET READY FOR SIC'S MUSIC VIDEO CHALLENGE!
POSTED BY Ryan Richardson IN Announcements
SiC Sept Frame Grabe

This September prepare yourself for a radical music video event. Filmmakers will have 336 hours, or two weeks, to make a music video using one of the provided MP3s from local artists. These songs will be released August 29th at 5pm on ShowdownInChinatown.com. Get your teams together and wait for upcoming announcement! SiC September Promo from […]

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  • 16
  • Jul, 2014
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July 2014 Challenge Acknowledgements
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements, Uncategorized
Smoke & Mirrors

Thank you to everyone who came out and supported Showdown In Chinatown July Challenge Topic: Smoke & Mirrors Congratulations!! The winner of the 2014 SIC JULY Challenge  “Alex” by Liz Letchford / Brandon Wardle / Jock Armour / Josh Almario Second Place: “Iceberg” by Empower Productions Third Place: "Close Encounters Of Da Kine" by Sarah Di Bella / Jana Park Moore […]

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  • 05
  • May, 2014
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The 96 Hour May Challenge Is A Go!
POSTED BY Ryan Richardson IN Announcements
fuse

Showdown In Chinatown May 2014 Challenge   "We cannot live for ourselves alone. Our lives are connected by a thousand invisible threads, and along these sympathetic fibers, our actions run as causes and return to us as results." - Herman Melville, author of Moby-Dick   Topic: Cause and Effect Props: A wheel and fire LOD:"But there […]

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  • 01
  • May, 2014
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SIC Short Film Challenge Is Back May 10th
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements
Chinatown

SIC CHALLENG Showdown In Chinatown, Honolulu’s Premiere Underground Film Challenge, Returns Saturday, May 10th Filmmakers will have 96-hours to write, shoot, and edit a short film, seven minutes or less. Topic Announced May 5th 2014 11am – www.inhmag.com 5pm – All Social Media outlets More information and guidelines go to www.showdowninchinatown.com THE MAIN EVENT 449 Cooke Street  […]

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  • 01
  • Apr, 2014
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SIC Challenge Dates For 2014
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements
Showdown Artical 1

  DREAM    SHOOT    SHOW    Welcome back to the 9th Season of Showdown In Chinatown Short Film Challenge.  S.I.C. is an event designed to provide an outlet for underground, established and aspiring filmmakers. This season we will be pre announcing the screening event dates along with the challenge release dates. Challenges will vary in time length, […]

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  • 05
  • Mar, 2014
  • 0
Kicking Off The 48 Hour SIC Challenge TOPIC
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements
Film Funnies

  DREAM    SHOOT    SHOW   Showdown in Chinatown is back so it’s time to get serious! Seriously fun that is! To launch this year’s Showdown in Chinatown 48 hour competition you have been tasked with condensing your favorite Hollywood film into a short. TOPIC: A Sweded Film Requirements: All visuals, music and sound effects […]

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  • 16
  • Nov, 2013
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SIC 2013 CHAMPIONSHIP CHALLENGE Credits & Acknowledgements
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements
Seated

Thank you to everyone who came out and supported Showdown In Chinatown Championship Challenge 2013 Topic: A Paradox Props: City Lights LOD: “What Is Your Secret”   Congratulations!! The 1st Place Film of the 2013 SIC Grand Championships went to: " Cinepardoxia" By Cheap Rental Productions   The 2nd Place Specialty Prize went too; “Day One-Eighty” by […]

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  • 01
  • Oct, 2013
  • 0
2013 Championship Challenge
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements, Latest Films, SIC Shorts
Championships 2013 Topic yo

Showdown Championship 2013 Promo from Showdown In Chinatown on Vimeo. Topic: A Paradox Props: City Lights Line Of Dialogue: “What Is Your Secret" Films are due on Friday November 15th  Drop Location: Thirtynine Hotel in Chinatown / 39 North Hotel Street Times: Between 5pm - 8pm

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  • 18
  • Sep, 2013
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September 2013 Topic Announced
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements
10. citizen_kane-screening

Showdown In Chinatown September Challenge Topic: A Negotiation Props: Butter & Broken Glass LOD: "Do I Get A Treat" You have 48 hours to write shoot & edit a film 7 minutes or less. Take this topic and bury the hatchet your way!! “Negotiation the Don Corleone Way” - The God Father Films are due […]

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  • 17
  • Sep, 2013
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Championship Topic Announced This Saturday
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements
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Showdown in Chinatown is partnering with Lana Lane Studios to present “The September SIC Short Film Challenge.” So make your way through the Night Market in Kakaako this Saturday and check us out, its free! Honolulu’s premier underground short film challenge is designed to provide a creative outlet for underground, established and aspiring filmmakers. This Saturday […]

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  • 22
  • Jul, 2013
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SIC July 2013 Challenge Credits & Acknowledgements
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements, Press, SIC Shorts
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Thank you to everyone who came out and supported Showdown In Chinatown challenge of July 2013 Topic: Perception Props: A map & a honey jar LOD: "What do you plan to do with that!?!" Congratulations!! The winning team of the 2013 SIC July Challenge First Place: "BLIND MAP" by Kaveh Karden & Zimran Lucero Second Place: […]

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  • 18
  • Jul, 2013
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July 2013 Topic Is A Go....
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements
Seated

Showdown In Chinatown May Challenge Topic: Perspective Props: A map & a honey jar LOD: "What do you plan to do with that!?!" You have 72 hours to write shoot & edit a film 7 minutes or less. Take this topic and run with it!  Every experience in life is based on ones individual perspective.  […]

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  • 09
  • May, 2013
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Ready Set ... May 2013 Topic Is A Go....
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements
Seated

Showdown In Chinatown May Challenge Topic: LOVE SEX DATING Props: A bottle & a cupcake LOD: “I’ll be right back" You have one week to make a film that examines, describes, pokes fun at, or dramatizes the complex romantic and not-so-romantic relationships we develop between men and women, women and women, or men and men. […]

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  • 01
  • Apr, 2013
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SIC March 2013 Challenge Credits & Acknowledgements
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements, Press, SIC Shorts
JAH_2437

Thank you to everyone who came out and supported the first Showdown In Chinatown challenge of 2013! Topic: An Action Adventure Props: A Rubik's Cube & An Iron LOD: "Bumbai You Learn" Congratulations!! The winner of the 2013 SIC March Challenge "KENOBI CUBE" by Jim Jost & Stasia Droze Second Place: "SMART PHONE" By Mark Batchelor […]

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  • 30
  • Mar, 2013
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Keep Honolulu Creative
POSTED BY adcyrina IN Announcements
Showdown Shirt

Show your support for local underground filmmakers and purchase a Limited Edition Organik T-Shirt. Exclusively sold at located in Downtown Chinatown Honolulu HI Discount Code: I_HEART_SIC 1154 Nuuanu St  STORE HOURS  Monday - Saturday: 11A-8P  Sundays: Closed What You Get W Organik Womens Boat Neck 70% Bamboo // 30% Organic Cotton Bamboo is a sustainable grass […]

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