HIFF Screenwriters Lab: 2017 Selections & Mentors Announced

HIFF is proud to announce the mentors and screenwriters for the 17th Annual Screenwriters Lab, which takes place April 7-9 in East Hampton and Sag Harbor. The Lab pairs up-and-coming screenwriters with established screenwriters, directors and producers for a series of one-on-one mentoring sessions. “Our focus on fostering up-and-coming talent in the HIFF community is at the […]

Michael H. Weber to Give Screenwriters Lab Master Class

For the second year, a key component of our annual Screenwriters Lab is the Master Class with an award-winning screenwriter. This year, HIFF is pleased to welcome back Michael H. Weber, co-screenwriter of THE FAULT IN OUR STARS and (500) DAYS OF SUMMER. Join us Saturday, April 8, at 6:00pm at the Ross School in East Hampton. […]

25 Years: 25 Films Screening Series

In celebration of our silver anniversary, the Hamptons International Film Festival honors 25 years of film with a special screening series. 25 Years: 25 Films features films from each year of the Festival (1993-2016) at top cultural organizations in Palm Beach, NYC, LA, and across the South Fork. We are proud to revisit these keystone films, which trace the evolution of the Festival over […]

25 Years: 25 Films March Screenings

This March, revisit four classic films via our celebratory 25 Years: 25 Films series honoring HIFF’s Silver Anniversary. HEAVENLY CREATURES (HIFF 1994) Director: Peter Jackson Sunday, March 26 | 6:00pm Bay Street Theater Tickets One of Peter Jackson‘s earliest films (before he was better known for turning THE LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy into a cinematic epic), HEAVENLY CREATURES recounts […]

Red Carpet Raffle: Alec Baldwin in ‘The Boss Baby’ Premiere

Note: The Raffle has ended. Thanks for playing! We’re pleased to announce HIFF is raffling off* two tickets to the Red Carpet Premiere of DreamWorks Animation‘s new film, THE BOSS BABY, starring Alec Baldwin. Raffle tickets are just $20, and proceeds will support HIFF’s year-round educational programs. THE BOSS BABY March 20, 2017 AMC Lincoln Square Red Carpet […]