KORAL is a culturally grounded and responsive, local-based organization with over 100 + years of collective partnerships across Hawaiʻi nei.
“Hawaiʻi nei” translates to “this (beloved) Hawaiʻi.” Hawaiʻi Nei is used when talking about the islands.
KORAL get’s its name from Koʻa, or coral, the first element born in the Hawaiian world. Coral is the base of our island home. We are a Native Hawaiian owned business and therefore have a kuleana, responsibility, to stewarding our ʻāina (land) and providing for our kānaka (people). We are also proud of our multidisciplinary nature, community and corporate partnerships and our commitment to utilizing local talent similar to the multi-pronged nature of a coral.
SPECIALIZING IN PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT, ASSISTANCE AND LOCATION SERVICES
Koral provides film production and location services for film, television, commercials, digital media and corporate video productions; location scouting and management.
Koral provides guidance of Native Hawaiian cultural, historical, and environmental services.
Koral assists out-of-town and overseas producers and production companies on their shoots throughout Hawaii nei.
SERVICES & PARTNERSHIPS
- Production Planning
- Location Scouting
- Equipment Rentals
- Sound Stages / Studio Rentals
- Production Office Rentals
- Travel and Transport
KORAL can identify and inventory services(vendors) for our clients that may provide evidence of financial or in-kind contributions, and/or educational or workforce development efforts, in addition to meeting Hawaii tax credit requirements, as well as any partnership(s) with or related to local industry labor organizations, educational institutions, or both in supporting furtherance of the local film and television and digital media industries in Hawaii.