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 […]

Thursday Snapshots: Opening Night of HIFF 2015

Dennis Quaid, Brad Fischer, David Nugent and Anne Chaisson introduce TRUTH at the Opening Night of the 2015 Hamptons International Film Festival. October 8, 2015 in East Hampton, New York. (Matthew Eisman/Getty Images)

Actor Dennis Quaid, director James Vanderbilt and producer Brad Fischer joined us last night for the Opening Night screening of TRUTH, as did several other special guests. Our jury also made a strong showing, including actor Josh Charles, Chef Bobby Flay, New York Critics Circle President Marshall Fine and screenwriter Michael H. Weber. We’re looking forward to another terrific […]



TRUTH: Opening night was one to remember, and everyone on both Rush Lines was able to find a seat. Success! We hope you all enjoyed the first day of screenings. On with the show! Our newly renamed Winick Talks at Rowdy Hall kick off this morning with what is sure to be a fascinating reflection on the past […]

A Salute to Shorts: #HIFF2015 Short Film Programs


Did you know that the only way to see many short films is on the film festival circuit? Take advantage of these specifically curated short film programs offering comedy, documentary, serious drama and all-ages delight. Here are some highlights from a few of the nine short programs featured over the course of #HIFF2015. (You can also see […]