Q&A: Seminal Documentarian Albert Maysles on Fashion Maven ‘Iris’

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Note: This interview originally ran during the 2014 Hamptons Film Festival.  Iris is now playing in select theaters! The great documentarian Albert Maysles’ latest film Iris is about fashion- and interior-design maven Iris Apfel, now 93 years old, as she celebrates the late wave of popularity she enjoyed on the heels the Met’s 2006 exhibition […]

HIFF Screenwriters’ Lab: 2015 Screenwriters & Mentors Announced

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The 14th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival Screenwriters’ Lab takes place this weekend (April 10-12) at the c/o the Maidstone Hotel in East Hampton. The Lab, co-sponsored by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, pairs up-and-coming screenwriters with established screenwriters, directors and producers for a series of one-on-one mentoring sessions. “The Screenwriters’ Lab is a highlight […]

Now Open: Submissions for the 2015 Hamptons International Film Festival!

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Filmmakers, it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for. We’re looking for (more than) a few good narrative features, documentaries, shorts of all kinds, and student films. The 2015 Hamptons International Film Festival (October 8-12, 2015) is now accepting submissions online through Withoutabox. There are rules and regulations (of course!). For all the fine print, including awards eligibility—Golden Starfish Awards and […]

The HIFF 2015 Founders Pass is Here…

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Note: The holiday sale has ended, but the Founders Pass is still available. Get a jump start on the new year with a HIFF 2015 Founders Pass! Just announced: the 23rd Annual Hamptons International Film Festival will take place October 8-12, and we’ve got just the ticket. What does the HIFF 2015 Founders Pass offer? Express, Ticketless Access to all screenings** Opening & […]

Thanks to Everyone Involved in HIFF 2014!

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THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR SUPPORTERS We would like to take a moment to recognize the individuals as well as companies whose generous contributions have made this year such a success. From board members and patrons to the volunteers and staff, we couldn’t have done it without you! 2014 SPONSORS Presenting Sponsors: Delta Air Lines […]