HIFF 2018: Submissions Have Closed

Submissions for the 2018 Hamptons International Film Festival have now closed. With four competitive categories in narrative feature, documentary feature, narrative short film, documentary short film, and programs in seven non-competitive categories, the Hamptons International Film Festival seeks diverse films made by filmmakers who traverse the globe in order to tell their stories through different cultural […]

HIFF + International Women’s Day!

In celebration of International Women’s Day, HIFF is giving away a package of events to inspire you and your best film-loving gal-pal. Update: Entries are now closed. Our gift package includes: 2 Tickets to HIFF’s THAW Fest Master Class Comparing Franco Zeffirelli and Baz Luhrmann’s cinematic interpretations of the great, romantic, tragedy ROMEO & JULIET, with an […]

#HIFF Screenwriters Lab Alumnae Win Big at Sundance

It was a stellar year for HIFF Screenwriters Lab alumnae at the Sundance Film Festival! Three projects that came through the Lab in recent years—all from female writer/directors—took home coveted awards at Saturday night’s ceremony, including directing, screenwriting and acting awards. In addition, another of our past Lab participants was recognized for her sophomore feature. Christina Choe (2014 HIFF Screenwriters Lab) took […]

Thank You from #HIFF25!

Thank You to All of Our Supporters! We would like to take a moment to recognize the individuals, foundations, and sponsors whose generous contributions made HIFF25 such a memorable celebration. From board members and patrons to the volunteers and staff, HIFF could not happen without your generosity, enthusiasm, hard work and indefatigable spirit. Please enjoy […]

HIFF25 Announces Audience Awards

The 25th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Audience Awards. Congratulations to all our award winners! The votes are counted, and the audience has spoken. HIFF25 audiences awarded MR & MRS ADELMAN, directed by Nicolas Bedos, with the Audience Award for Narrative Feature. Directed by Lisa Immordino Vreeland, LOVE, CECIL took home the Audience Award for […]