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Summer of Spielberg Comes to Southampton!

For the sixth year in a row, the Hamptons International Film Festival is delighted to partner with Southampton Arts Center for free, outdoor summer screenings. In 2018, please join us for Summer of Spielberg on Friday nights! In most cases, films will screen outdoors (weather permitting) on Friday nights on the lawn at 25 Jobs Lane. Approximate start […]

SummerDocs Slideshow: ‘Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind’

HIFF ushered in the 10th Anniversary of SummerDocs screenings at Guild Hall of East Hampton with Marina Zenovich‘s ROBIN WILLIAMS: COME INSIDE MY MIND on Friday, June 25, 2018. The screening was preceded by a reception at The Baker House, and followed by an in-depth Q&A with the director, hosted by HIFF Co-Chair Alec Baldwin and […]

David Nugent Looks Back at 10 Years of SummerDocs!

As we count down to #HIFF’s 10th #SummerDocs season, Artistic Director David Nugent is sharing memories from the past decade of documentaries! In early 2009, HIFF’s astute Advisory Board suggested that HIFF become a place for the then-burgeoning popularity of documentaries, and start to showcase several each summer. From this meeting was born SummerDocs, in […]

HIFF Film Camp! Summer Student Filmmaking Workshops

Do you have a budding young filmmaker in your life? Channel his or her creative energy next summer by enrolling your young Scorsese or DuVernay in HIFF’s “film camp” for kids! For the tenth summer, HIFF will offer student filmmaking workshops in East Hampton and Southampton for students ages 8-15! Campers ages 8-11 and 12-15 make their own […]

Summerdocs: ‘Bathtubs Over Broadway’ on Saturday, July 21

In 2018, the Hamptons International Film Festival celebrates the 10th Anniversary SummerDocs series!  The second film in this summer’s anniversary series is BATHTUBS OVER BROADWAY on Saturday, July 21, at 7:00pm, at Guild Hall of East Hampton. The film will be followed by a conversation with director Dava Whisenant, hosted by HIFF Co-Chair Alec Baldwin and […]