HIFF 2015 Official Poster Features Artwork from David Salle

This week we unveiled the official poster for the 23rd Annual Hamptons International Film Festival, featuring a dynamic work by American painter, printmaker, and stage designer David Salle. “We are delighted to have such beautiful new work from David Salle,” said Anne Chaisson, HIFF Executive Director. “He has contributed to the festival in years past, and his work exemplifies a bold […]

HIFF 2015 to Celebrate Variety’s 10 Actors to Watch

Today Variety announced their annual list of 10 Actors to Watch, featuring up-and-coming stars with “uncommonly bright futures.” For the 4th year in a row, this exciting group will be celebrated at the annual Hamptons International Film Festival this fall.  Steven Gaydos, Variety‘s VP and executive editor, explains the honor, which dates back to 1998: “Actors to Watch […]

HIFF 2015 Founder Pass Now Available

The 23rd Annual Hamptons International Film Festival will take place October 8-12. The HIFF 2015 Founder Pass benefits include: Express, Ticketless Access for one (1) to all screenings** Opening & Closing Night Films Exclusive Special Events All Spotlight and Centerpiece Films All General Films All Panels and “A Conversation With…” Series Other Special Presentations Official Festival Gift Bag In other words, exclusive access to the […]

Lovely Ladies Luncheon in Southampton Supports HIFF

Last Friday, August 14, the Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF), in partnership with Calypso St. Barth, held a special ladies luncheon at the home of HIFF board member Ann Barish in Southampton. Guests enjoyed Bedell Wines and light bites while shopping Calypso’s summer line during this fundraising event to support our year-round organization. Learn more […]

Video: ‘Listen To Me Marlon’ Q&A at SummerDocs

On August 1, our 7th annual SummerDocs screening series continued at Guild Hall, presented by TNT’s Public Morals. Following the screening of the intimate and evocative Listen To Me Marlon, director Stevan Riley (Fire in Babylon) joined HIFF Artistic Director David Nugent and series host Alec Baldwin on stage for a lively Q&A. Enjoy! Special thanks to Macquarie Group and Beach Magazine for their generous support of this evening. In case […]