25 Years: 25 Films Screening Series

In celebration of our silver anniversary, the Hamptons International Film Festival honors 25 years of film with a special screening series. 25 Years: 25 Films features films from each year of the Festival (1993-2016) at top cultural organizations in Palm Beach, NYC, LA, and across the South Fork. We are proud to revisit these keystone films, which trace the evolution of the Festival over […]

Julie Andrews to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

The Hamptons International Film Festival is proud to honor Oscar®-winning actress Julie Andrews with a Lifetime Achievement Award as part of the Festival’s 25th anniversary in October. Screen and stage legend Julie Andrews will be the recipient of this year’s HIFF Lifetime Achievement Award. Well known for her defining roles on stage in My Fair Lady […]

Submissions for HIFF 2017 are Now Closed

Update June 13: Submissions for HIFF 2017 are now closed. Filmmakers, it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for! HIFF can’t wait to see your narrative features, documentaries, shorts of all kinds, and student films. Join our Silver Anniversary celebration! The 25th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival (October 5-9, 2017) is now accepting submissions online through Withoutabox. With four competitive […]

25 Years 25 Films: May Screenings

This May, revisit three classic films via our celebratory 25 Years: 25 Films series honoring HIFF’s Silver Anniversary. THE DIVING BELL AND THE BUTTERFLY | HIFF 2007 Director: Julian Schnabel Saturday, May 20 | 3:00pm Parrish Art Museum | Water Mill Tickets THE DIVING BELL AND THE BUTTERFLY is based on the memoirs of Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in […]

25 Years 25 Films: April Screenings

This April, revisit five classic films via our celebratory 25 Years: 25 Films series honoring HIFF’s Silver Anniversary. NO MAN’S LAND | HIFF 2001 Director: Danis Tanovic Thursday, April 27 | 6:00pm Bay Street Theater | Sag Harbor Tickets Winner: Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, 2002 Justifiably awarded the Best Screenplay prize at the Cannes Film Festival, […]