Slideshow: Screenplay Reading of ‘Mickey and the Bear’

This past Monday night, HIFF held a screenplay reading of selected scenes from Annabelle Attanasio‘s MICKEY AND THE BEAR before a packed house. Annabelle is an alumna of the 2017 HIFF Screenwriters Lab, and received funding from the Melissa Mathison Fund, established in 2016 to support female screenwriters in advancing their writing careers. Read more about the talented cast and crew. […]

You’re Invited: Screenplay Reading

Bullheaded, stoic, and scrappy, 17-year-old Mickey Peck lives a codependent existence with her charming, volatile father Hank. But when she falls for Wyatt, a confident newcomer with plans to move to San Francisco, Mickey realizes she wants to leave too. MICKEY AND THE BEAR tells the heartbreaking story of a teenage girl’s emancipation from her […]

Thank You from #HIFF25!

Thank You to All of Our Supporters! We would like to take a moment to recognize the individuals, foundations, and sponsors whose generous contributions made HIFF25 such a memorable celebration. From board members and patrons to the volunteers and staff, HIFF could not happen without your generosity, enthusiasm, hard work and indefatigable spirit. Please enjoy […]

HIFF25 Monday Slideshow

#HIFF25 closed strong on Monday, starting with the Awards Ceremony at the East Hampton Library and ending with the US Premiere of I, TONYA at Guild Hall. Closing Night was sponsored by SilverCup Studios.

HIFF25 Lifetime Achievement Award: Julie Andrews

The 25th Anniversary Hamptons International Film Festival honors Oscar®-winning stage and screen legend Julie Andrews with a Lifetime Achievement Award on October 7, 2017. Well known for her defining roles on stage in My Fair Lady and Camelot, and her classic screen performances in MARY POPPINS and THE SOUND OF MUSIC, the multitalented and award […]