Making Waves Films LLC is a documentary production company in Honolulu, Hawai‘i, established by independent filmmaker Kimberlee Bassford.  Our mission is to produce social issue, cultural, historical and environmental documentary films that advance social justice, strengthen our connections to one another and deepen understanding of the world.

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WINNING GIRL premieres internationally

WINNING GIRL has been selected to screen at the 2015 Canadian Sport Film Festival in Toronto on June 6. This will be the film’s international debut. We’re honored to be part of this unique festival, which brings together the theatre of sport and the medium of film to tell unique, provocative and passionate human stories from around the world.

WINNING GIRL wins Special Jury Award

WINNING GIRL won a Special Jury Award for Documentary Feature at the 2015 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival. Festival Senior Programmer Abe Ferrer called the film “truly exceptional.”