‘Room,’ ‘Where to Invade Next,’ and ‘All-American Family’ Win HIFF 2015 Audience Awards


The 23rd Annual Hamptons International Film Festival is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Audience Awards. Congratulations to all our award winners! The winner of the HIFF 2015 Audience Award for Narrative Feature is A24’s ROOM, directed by Lenny Abrahamson and starring Brie Larson and Jacob Tremblay. The Audience Award for Documentary Feature is Michael Moore‘s WHERE TO […]

Monday at #HIFF2015: Discover New (Cinematic) Worlds!


It may be the last day of #HIFF2015, but that only means there’s still 20% of the program left to see! And today is another embarrassment of riches…  Closing Night Film: BRIDGE OF SPIES Starring Tom Hanks, Alan Alda, Mark Rylance and Amy Ryan, Steven Spielberg‘s BRIDGE OF SPIES is a dramatic thriller set against the backdrop of a series of historic […]

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 […]