Wailea Beach Marriott general manager Bill Countryman with 2009 Maui Film Festival honoree, actress Zooey Deschanel // (C) 2010 Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa
Clients can see stars both celestial and cinematic when they attend the Maui Film Festival, celebrating its 11th anniversary June 16-20.
Film premieres, parties and live Hawaiian music highlight the event, which in the past has drawn celebrity attendees such as Pierce Brosnan, Virginia Madsen, Mike Myers, Zooey Deschanel, William Hurt, Owen and Luke Wilson, Dennis Quaid, Helen Hunt, William H. Macy and Felicity Huffman.
Movie buffs looking to get a jump on tickets can book Wailea Beach Marriott Resort and Spa’s room-and-event package. Starting at $509 per night, it comes with admission for two to any film premiere or special screening; two passes to all the filmmaker panels; and daily buffet breakfast for two at the 546-room oceanfront resort. Use code XY0 when booking.