2018 SummerDocs Series Celebrates 10 Years!

In 2018, the Hamptons International Film Festival will celebrate the 10th Anniversary SummerDocs series! SummerDocs host (and HIFF Co-Chair) Alec Baldwin will once again lead conversations with filmmakers and guests, presenting new and groundbreaking documentary filmmaking and thought-provoking stories to the East End at Guild Hall of East Hampton. In this anniversary year, the series will kick off with […]

Summer of Spielberg Comes to Southampton!

For the sixth year in a row, the Hamptons International Film Festival is delighted to partner with Southampton Arts Center for free, outdoor summer screenings. In 2018, please join us for Summer of Spielberg on Friday nights! In most cases, films will screen outdoors (weather permitting) on Friday nights on the lawn at 25 Jobs Lane. Approximate start […]

The Beales are Back in ‘That Summer’ at IFC Center

Welcome to Grey Gardens…as you’ve never seen it before. Three years before the Maysles’ landmark documentary introduced the world to Edith and Edie Beale—the unforgettable mother-daughter (and Jackie O. relatives) living in a decaying dream world on Long Island—renowned photographer Peter Beard chronicled life at their crumbling estate during one summer in 1972. For the […]

HIFF 2018: Late Deadline May 21

Submissions for the 2018 Hamptons International Film Festival are now open! Filmmakers, it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for! HIFF can’t wait to see your narrative features, documentaries, shorts of all kinds, and student films. The 26th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival (October 4-8, 2018) is now accepting submissions online through Withoutabox. With four competitive categories in narrative feature, […]

‘LOVING VINCENT’: April 27 at Southampton Arts Center

HIFF is pleased to present NOW SHOWING, an exciting series of screenings that brings notable films currently in theaters to the Hamptons. Curated by HIFF, the series features acclaimed first-run art house, independent, and world cinema. “The world’s first fully painted film… One of the most lunatic labors of love to appear on movie screens this year. And in that […]