25 Years 25 Films: ‘THE COVE’

As summer in the Hamptons heats up this June, revisit two classic films via our celebratory 25 Years: 25 Films series honoring HIFF’s Silver Anniversary! THE COVE | HIFF 2009 Director: Louie Psihoyos Sunday, June 25 | 7:00pm Guild Hall of East Hampton Tickets HIFF’s first SummerDoc film and eventual Academy Award winner for Best Documentary, THE COVE is an […]

Events in NY & LA Kick Off HIFF25!

The Hamptons International Film Festival held two celebratory events this week, officially kicking the 25th Anniversary season into high gear! First, on Monday night, Alec Baldwin, Dan Crown and Randy Mastro hosted New York guests in the spectacular setting of the Loft and Gardens of Rockefeller Center. And on Tuesday, HIFF continued the 25th anniversary […]

Free Summer Screenings in Montauk

Throughout the summer, the Hamptons International Film Festival is thrilled to offer free screenings in Montauk—three at Gurney’s and one at the Surf Lodge. Each film is also a part of our 25 Years: 25 Films series, celebrating the Festival’s Silver Anniversary. Weather permitting, films will screen outdoors. (Note: Films are not appropriate for all ages; check […]

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 […]