2014 Student Filmmaking Workshops Expand to Southampton!

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For the 7th year of the HIFF Student Summer Film Workshops, we are excited to expand our reach beyond the courses available at Guild Hall of East Hampton. In the summer of 2014, students are also invited to join us at the Southampton Arts Center! In date order, HIFF is pleased to offer the following courses for […]

Q&A: Sébastien Betbeder on ‘2 Autumns, 3 Winters’

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This interview originally ran as part of our coverage of the 2013 Hamptons International Film Festival. 2 Autumn, 3 Winters opens in NYC at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center on Friday, June 6, with more cities to follow.   In 2 Autumns, 3 Winters, Arman has just turned 33. He longs for change. Maybe he’ll eat healthier? […]

Summer Sale: HIFF 2014 Founders Pass Now 15% Off!

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October 9-13 might sound far away, but the 2014 Hamptons International Film Festival will be here before we know it. Early birds, get your HIFF 2014 Founders Pass now and enjoy a savings of 15%! Summer is right around the corner, which means the Festival is not far behind. From now through Labor Day, the all-access HIFF 2014 Founders Pass is on […]

2014 SummerDocs: Life Itself & Keep On Keepin’ On

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Hosted by Alec Baldwin, HIFF’s SummerDocs series brings the best in documentary filmmaking to the East End, all summer long. Tickets for the 6th Annual SummerDocs series are on sale now!  The first two titles of the summer have been announced. Life Itself, from director Steve James (Hoop Dreams), launches the series at Guild Hall in East Hampton on […]

Griffin Dunne and Justin Schwarz Go West in “The Discoverers”

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Much as The Discoverers is a road movie, Justin Schwarz’s feature debut has taken a circuitous route to the big screen. Back in 2010, the writer/director was selected for the HIFF Screenwriters’ Lab, where he honed his screenplay about a dysfunctional family who find themselves on a journey of, yes, discovery. The film then premiered […]