HIFF 2018 Closing Night: ‘BOY ERASED’

On Monday, October 8, the 26th Hamptons International Film Festival will close with writer/director Joel Edgerton’s BOY ERASED at Guild Hall in East Hampton. BOY ERASED examines a young boy’s experience when his parents send him to a healing refuge to cure his “homosexual” disease, starring Academy Award ® -nominated actor Lucas Hedges (MANCHESTER BY THE SEA), Academy Award® -winning actors Nicole […]

‘Bathtubs Over Broadway’ Wins SummerDocs Audience Award

Congratulations to Dava Whisenant’s delightful BATHTUBS OVER BROADWAY, winner of the 2018 SummerDocs Audience Award, sponsored by Candescent Films! Catch an encore screening at HIFF 2018, and see how one man’s search for elusive industrial recordings uncovered the bizarre world of Broadway-style musicals about some of the country’s biggest corporations. BATHTUBS OVER BROADWAY Director: Dava Whisenant […]

Alan Alda to Receive Dick Cavett Award at HIFF 2018

Created and presented by HIFF co-chairman Alec Baldwin in 2017 in honor of Cavett himself, The Dick Cavett Artistic Champion Award recognizes a lifelong advocate for artistic achievements and contributions to the industry. The 2018 recipient will be Academy Award®-nominated and Golden Globe®-winning actor Alan Alda. Alda will be lauded during a special presentation on […]

‘FIRST MAN’ + ‘ROMA’ to Screen at HIFF 2018; World Cinema Announced

Today HIFF 2018 added a number of highly anticipated films to the lineup, including Damien Chazelle‘s FIRST MAN, starring Ryan Gosling, as the Saturday Centerpiece film on October 6, and Alfonso Cuarón‘s semi-autobiographical 1970s drama ROMA, screening in the Spotlight section on Sunday, October 7. In addition, the World Cinema section will once again include premiere films and […]

SummerDocs10 Slideshow: CHEF FLYNN

On Saturday night, the 10th season of SummerDocs wrapped up in spectacular fashion, as the superstar prodigy chef—and film subject—Flynn McGarry served up an elegant menu for a private reception on the lawn at Guild Hall before the sold-out screening of CHEF FLYNN. Thanks as always to our generous hosts (and Board members): Lloyd + Pat […]