Q&A: Cody Blue Snider on ‘Fool’s Day’

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A fourth-grade class bands together to cover up their horrifying prank-gone-wrong before their D.A.R.E. officer shows up for his weekly lesson. Fool’s Day screens in the Joke’s On You shorts program at HIFF 2013. The film is also part of the Views From Long Island program. Please describe your film in your own words. Cody […]

#HIFFDaily: Pictures from Thursday, October 10 (Festival Opening)

(L-R) Actor Dane DeHaan, director John Krokidas, and Hamptons International Film Festival Artistic Director David Nugent attend the 21st Annual Hamptons International Film Festival Opening Day on October 10, 2013 in East Hampton, New York. (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for The Hamptons International Film Festival)

Watch a slideshow of images from the Hamptons International Film Festival’s opening day.

HIFF 2013: Day 2 Highlights

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Day One of HIFF 2013 is in the history books, but there are still four more days of films, filmmakers, panels, and parties on the horizon. If you’re looking for some things to do today—and it’s so hard to decide!—of course we have suggestions.  Just yesterday, the short film Slomo was shortlisted for the 2014 […]

#HIFF2013: Focus On Breaking Through

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Scientific discovery, thrilling competition, exploration of self — don’t miss these #HIFF2013 titles that are all about breakthroughs: As part of the shorts program Passion and Outcry, two-time Academy Award®-winners Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman bring us The Battle of AMFAR and the story of two very different women––icon Elizabeth Taylor and scientist Dr. Mathilde Krim––who joined forces […]

#HIFF2013: Focus On Media Issues

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If you love delving into all the drama and machinations of modern media, you’ll want to make sure to check out these documentaries as part of our 2013 slate: A Fragile Trust is a shocking and fascinating look at Jayson Blair’s downward spiral through the hallowed halls of the New York Times’ news department. “The Blair […]