Submissions for HIFF 2017 Screenwriters Lab Now Open

Do you have a screenplay just waiting to be discovered? Submissions for the Hamptons International Film Festival 2017 Screenwriters Lab are now open.  The Hamptons International Film Festival’s Screenwriters Lab, going into its 17th year, is an intimate gathering that takes place each spring in East Hampton, New York (2017 dates: April 7–9). The Lab develops emerging […]

Monday Snapshots: Dakota Fanning, HIFF Awards & More!

The final day of HIFF 2016 included the Awards Ceremony, a brunch celebrating our filmmakers, and the Closing Night screening of AMERICAN PASTORAL, with very special guest Dakota Fanning.

Friday Snapshots: Norton, Eckhart, Hunter & More!

Friday was chock-full of premieres, conversations and starry red carpets, including BLEED FOR THIS, BUNKER 77, MARATHON: THE PATRIOTS DAY BOMBING, DISTURBING THE PEACE and STRANGE WEATHER. Photos: Getty Images

Nothing is Ever ‘Sold Out’! Rush Line Policy Explained…

When you’re browsing the HIFF 2016 Film Guide, don’t be discouraged if you see the words RUSH ONLY—there’s still hope! Rush Sales Some of the films screening at HIFF 2016 are going to be more in demand than others; that’s just the way it is. But remember: just because advance tickets are no longer available for a […]

Q&A: Director Jessie Auritt on the Inner Strength of ‘Supergirl’

Few would know it by looking at her, but Naomi “Supergirl” Kutin is the strongest girl in the world. The 11-year-old, 95-pound Orthodox Jewish girl from New Jersey is a competitive powerlifter who can lift three times her body weight, impressing even the largest of bodybuilders. SUPERGIRL follows Naomi’s inspiring journey as she simultaneously trains […]