HIFF 2016 Official Poster Features Artwork from John Alexander

This week we unveiled the official poster for the 24th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival, featuring a dynamic work by American artist John Alexander, based on his iconic work Ship of Fools. JOHN ALEXANDER, Ship of Fools, 2006-7, oil on canvas Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of James F. Dicke Family Every year, HIFF commissions a local artist to create artwork for […]

Final SummerDocs Screening: ‘A Perfect Candidate’

Don’t miss HIFF’s final SummerDocs screening of 2016! To close out summer, on Saturday, August 27, we’re revisiting a political classic: A PERFECT CANDIDATE is R.J. Cutler and David Van Taylor‘s barnstormer documentary about Oliver North‘s 1994 Senate campaign. A PERFECT CANDIDATE Saturday, August 27, 7:00 pm Guild Hall of East Hampton TICKETS Sometimes horrifying, often hilarious, A […]

Celebrate ‘The Edies’ at a Grey Gardens Screening & Costume Party!

On August 11, join HIFF, the Parrish Art Museum and the Maysles Documentary Center for a 40th anniversary celebration of the Maysles Brothers’ masterpiece, GREY GARDENS. Staunch: A Grey Gardens Party Thursday, August 11 | 5:00pm Parrish Art Museum | 279 Montauk Highway | Water Mill, NY 5:00pm: Edie Costume Contest and Parade Registration 5:30pm: Edie Costume […]

You’re Invited: Reception to Support SummerDocs

This weekend, join HIFF for a reception to celebrate and support the annual SummerDocs series and other year-round initiatives. The event, hosted by HIFF Co-Chair Alec Baldwin and Board members Mary Jane and Charles Brock, Pat Swinney and Lloyd Kaufman, will take place prior to the SummerDocs screening of BETTING ON ZERO*, this Saturday, August 6. *Note: Tickets to the SummerDocs screening […]

Free Friday Night Screenings Return to Southampton

For the fourth year in a row, the Hamptons International Film Festival is delighted to partner with Southampton Arts Center, offering free screenings of classic movies all summer long. Weather permitting, films will screen outdoors on the lawn at 25 Jobs Lane. Approximate start time: 8:30 pm. Bring a blanket, bring a picnic, and bring friends and family! (Note: […]