HIFF and Guild Hall are pleased to continue the hit screening series NOW SHOWING. On select Saturday nights, the series, curated by HIFF, features acclaimed first-run art house, independent, and world cinema in Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater. THE SHINING (Classic Screening) Saturday, February 9 | 6pm | Tickets Director: Stanley Kubrick (1980, 146 minutes, Rated R) Stanley Kubrick‘s screen […]

Now Showing: Oscar®-Nominated Short Films

HIFF is delighted to once again offer audiences a chance to see the Academy Award® nominees in the categories of Best Animated Short Film, Best Live Action Short Film, and Best Documentary Short Film. For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered—Animated, Live Action and Documentary—this is […]

Mathison Fund Screenplay Reading: Aemilia Scott’s ‘BIRTHDAY SUIT’

On the eve of her 55th birthday, Elaine realizes that she is becoming invisible to her husband, her family, and her town. So she decides to take a radical step to be seen: she takes her clothes off, and she does not put them back on. Monday night in New York City, HIFF celebrated the […]

HIFF Mourns the Passing of Mark Urman

Mark Urman was a member of the Hamptons International Film Festival Advisory Board, where he served for the past eleven years. His long commitment and dedication to our board and sage advice as a senior statesman of film marketing and distribution helped to make our festival a tremendous success over the years. Mark and his […]

HIFF Jr Heads East to Montauk!

Last Friday, Longtime HIFF Board member Linda Biscardi Fuller—who taught at East Hampton High School and Middle School for 35 years and has been instrumental in developing HIFF’s education programs—joined HIFF Jr. education and outreach manager Marissa Cangiolosi and headed east to Montauk School. Seventy-seven lucky 4th- and 5th-graders were treated to the red carpet experience at […]