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, […]

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 […]

‘La La Land,’ ‘I Am Not Your Negro,’ and ‘The White Helmets’ Win HIFF 2016 Audience Awards

The 24th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Audience Awards. Congratulations to all our award winners! The votes are counted, and the audience has spoken. HIFF 2016 audiences awarded Lionsgate’s LA LA LAND, directed by Damien Chazelle, with the Audience Award for Narrative Feature. Directed by Raoul Peck, Magnolia Pictures’ I AM […]