HIFF 2017: Regular Submissions Deadline May 1

Submissions for HIFF 2017 are now open! 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 categories in narrative […]

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. LAST SUMMER IN THE HAMPTONS | HIFF 1995 Director: Henry Jaglom Saturday, May 6 | 6:00pm Southampton Arts Center Tickets Special guest: actor Nick Gregory A spirited Chekhovian romp through a large extended family’s final summer spent at the family estate 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, […]

Michael H. Weber to Give Screenwriters Lab Master Class

For the second year, a key component of our annual Screenwriters Lab is the Master Class with an award-winning screenwriter. This year, HIFF is pleased to welcome back Michael H. Weber, co-screenwriter of THE FAULT IN OUR STARS and (500) DAYS OF SUMMER. Join us Saturday, April 8, at 6:00pm at the Ross School in East Hampton. […]

Submissions for HIFF 2017 Screenwriters Lab Now Closed

Update 1/17/2017: Submissions have now closed for the 2017 Screenwriters Lab. Please look for our announcement of the selections in early April!  The Hamptons International Film Festival’s Screenwriters Lab, going into its 17th year, is an intimate gathering that takes place each spring in East Hampton, New York (2017 dates: April 7–9). The Lab develops emerging screenwriting […]