The YOMYOMF Network: HIFF Part Deux on October 20

YOMYOMF participated in the New Media Academy program at last year’s Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) and we’ll be back again this year thanks to Offender/HIFF head programmer Anderson Le and our friends at InterTrend Communications.

John M. Chu

John M. Chu

Lana McKissack

Lana McKissack

It will all climax in a FREE event at 1:30 PM on October 20, which will include a new media panel/discussion moderated by YOMYOMF Network Creative Director Philip W. Chung with John M. Chu (director of the film GI Joe Retaliation and the DS2DIO Dance Lifestyle YouTube channel), Lana McKissack (YouTube personality and Internet Icon season 1 runner-up) and executives from InterTrend. So if you’re on Oahu on October 20, join us for what will be a fun and informative event. Info and tickets here.

HIFF’s NEW MEDIA CAMP deadline extended til October 1st!


That’s right, budding content creators and online media personalities! The YOMYOMF Network and HIFF’s NEW MEDIA CAMP (as part of the Festival’s Creative Lab at HIFF) is extending its deadline til October 1st! So, it’s not too late to submit your application, which is entirely free!

Live in Hawaii and at least 14 years old? Then submit to NEW MEDIA CAMP at Hawaii International Film Festival!


Last year, YOMYOMF hosted a NEW MEDIA ACADEMY panel at the Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF). We had the likes of Chester See, Kevin Wu and Nikki Soohoo from JON DAVIS GETS A SEX ROBOT.  It was a lot of fun but we got feedback (mostly from younger audience members attending) that they wished there was more interaction with the panelists.

The YOMYOMF Network: Recap for Week of July 28

Internet Icon S2 – Fan Q&A w/ Top 3 (SPOILER ALERT)

Looking for more from the last set of contestants?  They’ve answered all your questions here in this last set of Q&A’s!

The Bachelor: Kim Jong-Un

A preview for the next season of The Bachelor has leaked and it features North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un.

Check out the exclusive sneak peek!

The YOMYOMF Network: Recap for Week of July 21

Internet Icon S2 Ep9 – The Finale

It’s all come down to this!  The top three vie for the prize as the winner of Season 2 is finally revealed and made the next INTERNET ICON!

Whistle While I Work It (Chester See ft. Toby Turner with Wayne Brady) 

When our very own Chester See goes clubbing with his friends, he blows everyone away.  Good thing our cameras were there to catch it all in his latest music video!

Watch the video with two different alternate endings here and here!

The YOMYOMF Network: ‘Internet Icon’ is Live!

That’s right—tomorrow (July 27) at 5PM PST, we will be airing the season 2 finale of our hit YouTube competition show Internet Icon live from the beautiful new YouTube space in L.A. All the top 10 contestants will be back to participate, last year’s finalists the Fus and Lana McKissack will premiere a new song honoring this year’s Icons, we’ll crown the winner and much more!

Rehearsals for the live finale.

The event is completely sold-out, but you can watch it live by clicking on here or right here:

And if you miss it live, of course you can watch later at our YouTube channel.

The YOMYOMF Network: Recap for Week of July 7

Internet Icon S2 Ep8 – The Trailer Challenge  (Part 1 and 2)

The few contestants left need to make a trailer to keep a place in the competition.  Jenna Marbles, SMOSH, and PewDiePie show up as guest judges (all three!) this week!

Check out all the challenge videos by clicking HERE.

Short List – The Humberville Poetry Slam

The Short List shines its spotlight on a faux documentary about a slam poet setting his sights on the championship.

The YOMYOMF Network: Recap for Week of June 30

Internet Icon S2 Ep7 – The Prop Challenge  (Part 1 and 2)

The remaining contestants must shoot a video with a pre-chosen set of props in order to stay in the game.  iJustine pops in as a guest judge this week!

Check out all the challenge videos by clicking HERE.

88 Jade Way (Outtakes)

Was this show as much fun to make as it was to watch?  Check out this behind-the-scenes sneak peek to find out!

SPOILER: It was.

The YOMYOMF Network: Recap for Week of June 16

Internet Icon S2 Ep5 – The Chase Sequence Challenge  (Part 1 and 2)

Our very own JUSTIN LIN drops by the set of INTERNET ICON, providing the contestants some well-timed knowledge about how to film their own chase sequences.

Check out all the challenge videos by clicking HERE.

88 Jade Way (Ep. 5 of 6)

Inspired by the ghost of his dead wife, Mr. Fu returns to 88 Jade Way to stop a new threat to his home.

The YOMYOMF Network: Recap for Week of June 9

Internet Icon S2 Ep4 – The How-To Video Challenge  (Part 1 and 2)

A How-To Video is this week’s challenge – which of the remaining contestants will make it to the next episode?

Check out all the challenge videos by clicking HERE.

Yellow Face (Part 2 of 2)

The YouTube adaptation of David Henry Hwang’s acclaimed play comes to its exciting conclusion!

As DHH faces his own internal issues, the government comes down hard on Marcus.

88 Jade Way (Ep. 4 of 6)

When mysterious gas comes from the building’s vents, Fu and his tenants trip and they trip hard.  But it’s not all fun and games when the authorities get involved…

Also, there is a musical interlude about nipples.

The YOMYOMF Network: Recap for Week of June 2

Internet Icon S2 Ep3 – The Vlog/Ugly Truth Challenge (Part 1 and 2)

The gauntlet is thrown again.  This time, the challenge is to shoot a vlog comparing two ugly truths.  Phil DeFranco has guest judging duties this week.

Check out all the challenge videos by clicking HERE.

Yellow Face (Part 1 of 2)

David Henry Hwang’s acclaimed play comes to life on YouTube!

A mistaken bit of casting causes more than a small headache for a prestigious playwright.

88 Jade Way (Ep. 3 of 6)

A stolen Ryan Higa poster causes chaos in the building, leaving it to Mr. Fu once more to restore order.

On top of this, a mysterious conspirator promises something more sinister for the future of 88 Jade Way.

The YOMYOMF Network: Recap for Week of May 19

Comedy Week Spit Take on YOMYOMF (w/ Chester See & Toby Turner)

Our humble offering for YouTube’s Comedy week is a graceful spit take featuring our very own Chester See and Toby Turner.

It goes without saying that things don’t go according to plan… until they do.

Internet Icon S2 Ep1 – The Top 100 (Parts 1 and 2)

Remember when y’all would comment on all of our videos asking when Icon was coming back?  You can stop now.

The beloved series returns with the Brothers Riedell taking over for Chester See as host.  An even larger pool of prospectives means more cuts as the judges – including the newly inducted Timothy DeLaGhetto – narrow it down to the Top 10.

Check out the Top 10 Contestant Videos HERE!

88 Jade Way (Ep. 1 of 6)

What’s another way of saying “Sesame Street” on crack?

Mr. Fu, a kindly old landlord, must manage an apartment full of crazy tenants in our new puppet show.  Adult-sized laughs that are definitely not for kids.