Author Archives: Film Festival Staff
Post sponsored by PointBurst Featured Post written by Richard Bever (Producer & Co-President, Chill Films) When HIFF was launched twenty years ago, creating a short film was typically a substantial undertaking. It often required a backpack full of cash (or a healthy credit limit), access to expensive equipment, and often weeks/months of preparation and execution. [...]
Post sponsored by Featured Post written by: Tori Baker (Executive Director, Salt Lake City Film Society) One thing that can be said about anyone who has stepped foot in a local community-based, mission driven, movie house is that they love and support independent film. This is an audience that not only loves film, but they [...]
This past Saturday, the Hamptons International Film Festival (#HIFF12) hosted Detropia at Guild Hall as the second film in our annual SummerDocs series hosted by Alec Baldwin.
Post sponsored by This Saturday, July 21 at 8 PM the Hamptons International Film Festival (#HIFF12) hosts Detropia as part of its SummerDoc series. The film explores the depths and depressions Detroit suffered after the Automotive and manufacturing crash and examines its current state. An elegiac portrait of a former “boom-town,” once the fastest-growing and now [...]
Remember the impact of “Bully” on the film world last year? Or how about the big wins for “The Artist”? And the big buzz surrounding “The Descendants”? We’re proud to say that all of those films were featured at our 2011 Hamptons International Film Festival! Looking back at the successes of our 2011 films only amps-up [...]