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Hawaii Film Office resolves lawsuit with filmmaker

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / 2017

    Tim Chey, the producer of faith-based movies and a part-time Hawaii resident, had claimed in his suit that the state office cheated him out of his credits even though he did everything asked of him during the making of his movie called “The Islands.”

  • COURTESY RIVERRAIN PRODUCTIONS

    “The Islands” is set to open in theaters in March.

A lawsuit by a filmmaker alleging fraud and deceit by the Hawaii Film Office has been settled, with his production being certified for the tax credits it was due. Read more

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