2015 Film Festival Director
Brent Anbe is a locally born and raised Hawaii casting director, film festival director and award winning filmmaker/writer/director.
Brent currently works in the casting deparment for CBS’ Hawaii Five-0 and has also worked on various television and feature films including “Jurassic World,” Tim Burton's “BIG EYES,” “Godzilla,” ABC’s “Off The Map,” and ABC’s “The River.”
Brent is the Festival Director for Hawaii’s only LGBT Film Festival the Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival which is currently in its 26th year. This will be Brent’s inaugural year with the Hawaii European Cinema ‘ohana and he is excited to utilize his resources and background to make it an amazing 2015 HEC as festival director.
"HEC is excited to be bringing you a diverse, fresh, and unprecedented line-up of European films which have just screened at Cannes, Toronto, Sundance, and Berlin." - Brent Anbe