Saturday Snapshots: SPOTLIGHT, Olivia Wilde, Dan Rather, THE CHAMPIONS & More Premieres!

Actor Morgan Freeman with Actors to Watch Keith Stanfield, Bel Powley, Christopher Abbott, and Thomas Mann at the Variety 10 Actors to Watch panel and brunch. (Monica Schipper/Getty Images)

Saturday was a chock full day of screenings, red carpets, conversations and enthralled audiences. We hope you’ve been seeing some terrific screenings, and we look forward to seeing you again today!

Sunday at #HIFF2015: CAROL, Michael Moore, Emily Blunt, Encore Screenings & More Movies!


What’s on deck for your Sunday? Honestly, you have an embarrassment of riches from which to choose… Winick Talks at Rowdy Hall wrap up this morning with a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into casting a feature film. THE ART OF CASTING: CASTING SOCIETY OF AMERICA Ellen Lewis (BRIDGE OF SPIES) Richard Hicks (MEADOWLAND) Eve Battaglia (WHEN I LIVE MY LIFE OVER […]

Friday Snapshots: Premieres, C&R & Views From Long Island

Director Michele Mitchell (C) with Patricia Sellers, Pierre-Richard Prosper, Binaifer Nowrojee and Sara Darehshori at the World Premiere of THE UNCONDEMNED, the winner of the Brizzolara Family Foundation Award. Conflict & Resolution sponsored by Tribeca Shortlist. (Mark Sagliocco/Getty Images)

Friday brought four World Premieres (NEWMAN, THE C WORD, CLASS DIVIDE and THE UNCONDEMNED), two awards (Brizzolara Family Foundation and Views From Long Island) and a fascinating Conflict & Resolution panel.     Thanks again to our sponsors, including Delta, Altour, Tribeca Shortlist, Suffolk County Film Commission, Morgan Stanley and more!

Saturday Shines at #HIFF2015: SPOTLIGHT, Dan Rather, THE CHAMPIONS and More!


It’s Saturday, which means all our venues are up and running, and we’ve got more movies than ever in store. What are your plans today? Winick Talks at Rowdy Hall continue this morning with an insider look at documentary filmmaking, featuring four of the directors in our #HIFF2015 Documentary Competition. Ilinca Calugareanu (CHUCK NORRIS VS COMMUNISM) David Shapiro (MISSING […]

Thursday Snapshots: Opening Night of HIFF 2015

Dennis Quaid, Brad Fischer, David Nugent and Anne Chaisson introduce TRUTH at the Opening Night of the 2015 Hamptons International Film Festival. October 8, 2015 in East Hampton, New York. (Matthew Eisman/Getty Images)

Actor Dennis Quaid, director James Vanderbilt and producer Brad Fischer joined us last night for the Opening Night screening of TRUTH, as did several other special guests. Our jury also made a strong showing, including actor Josh Charles, Chef Bobby Flay, New York Critics Circle President Marshall Fine and screenwriter Michael H. Weber. We’re looking forward to another terrific […]