‘LOVING’ to Receive 2016 Rabinowitz Award for Social Justice

In advance of tonight’s US Premiere of the critically acclaimed marriage equality drama LOVING, we are thrilled to announce the film will be honored with the Victor Rabinowitz & Joanne Grant Award for Social Justice by the 2016 Hamptons International Film Festival. The annual award is presented to a film that exemplifies the values of peace, equality, […]

HIFF 2016 is Here! Screenings All Day in East Hampton…

It’s here! We’re thrilled to kick off the 24th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival with LOVING, Jeff Nichols‘ poignant and moving chronicle of one couple’s very personal fight for their right to love each other. In the process, they changed history. Read more. Opening Night is presented by Delta Air Lines and Altour International. If you don’t have tickets, the Rush […]

HIFF 2016 Venues: A Cheat Sheet

As we kick things off tomorrow, a cheat sheet reminder of the various locations throughout the East End that are home to HIFF screenings and events. We’ve also included an East Hampton map, a South Fork map, and a Jitney schedule.  See you at the movies! Official Festival Venues Guild Hall 158 Main Street, East Hampton […]

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 […]

Aaron Eckhart to Receive Variety Creative Impact Award at HIFF 2016

HIFF is thrilled to share that Variety will honor Golden Globe®-nominated actor Aaron Eckhart with the Variety Creative Impact Award at this year’s festival. Eckhart will participate in A Conversation With… on Friday at 1:00pm at Guild Hall, where Eckhart will be presented with the award by Variety’s Deputy Awards and Features Editor Jenelle Riley. “Aaron Eckhart is the definition […]