Lovely Ladies Luncheon in Southampton Supports HIFF

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Last Friday, August 14, the Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF), in partnership with Calypso St. Barth, held a special ladies luncheon at the home of HIFF board member Ann Barish in Southampton. Guests enjoyed Bedell Wines and light bites while shopping Calypso’s summer line during this fundraising event to support our year-round organization. Learn more […]

New HIFF Signature Program Focuses on Animal Rights


HIFF announced today that a new signature program will debut at the 2015 Hamptons International Film Festival. Compassion, Justice and Animal Rights provides a platform for filmmakers to share meaningful information, stories of inspiration, and tools for creating a safe and humane world for animals. In the 21st century, billions of animals continue to be exploited […]

UN Partnership Extends HIFF’s Education Programs

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HIFF announced today a new education partnership with the United Nations and the International Organization for Migration that will make its debut at the 2015 Hamptons International Film Festival and continue in local schools throughout the year. Focusing on the themes of migration, diversity, and social inclusion, students in East End schools will screen films selected by the […]

Alec Baldwin and Randy Mastro Elected Co-Chairmen of the Hamptons International Film Festival


The Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) announced today that Alec Baldwin and Randy Mastro have been elected as Co-Chairmen of the Hamptons International Film Festival Board of Directors. Stuart Match Suna, a founder of the Festival in 1992, will step down from his Chairman position after 18 years, but will continue to support HIFF as Chair […]

Become a Housing Host and Be Our Guest at HIFF 2015


Before and during our October festival, HIFF brings in specialized staffers, filmmakers and VIPs from around the world, and we are always in need of places for them to stay. Be a film festival supporter (and receive festival tickets or passes!) by opening your guest cottages, apartments, and houses to our treasured guests from around the world. To […]