Oscar Nominations for Films that Played at #HIFF2018

The 2019 Oscar® nominations were announced this week, including 44 nods for films that screened at #HIFF2018. HIFF standouts THE FAVOURITE and ROMA lead the pack with ten nominations apiece. We were pleased to welcome guests from both films at HIFF 2018, including ROMA producer Gabriela Rodriguez, who is the woman from a Latin American country to receive a Best Picture […]

NOW SHOWING: ‘THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS’ on February 2

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 BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS Saturday, February 2 | 6pm | Tickets A film by Joel and Ethan Coen (France, 2018, 133 […]

NOW SHOWING: ‘THE SHINING’ on February 9

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 […]