HIFF 2016 Competition Titles Announced!

Discover thrilling new talent in our prestigious Competition section. Each year, the HIFF Awards honor emerging narrative and documentary directors with global perspectives, representing cinema’s next generation of innovative film artists. Juried by world-class filmmakers and industry professionals, these competitions represent the impressive, provocative premieres by cinema’s next wave of filmmakers. NARRATIVE FEATURE COMPETITION  THE […]

Passes & Packages On Sale Now

Passes and packages offer you the best access to films, panels, events, and more. They also allow for early selection. All Box Office and ticketing details can be found here. Please note the Hamptons International Film Festival does not issue refunds for individual tickets, passes, or packages. Browse the Online Film Guide to purchase individual tickets for HIFF 2016! Founder Pass $1500.00* Benefits […]

Industry Accreditation Open

Industry accreditation for HIFF 2016 is now open. Industry Badge* (Online selection begins September 24) $250.00 Benefits include: Eight (8) tickets to any General Film Screenings**; sections include World Cinema, Views from Long Island, Competition Films, Short Films, Conflict and Resolution, Animal Rights, and Air, Land & Sea Two (2) tickets to any Spotlight Film Screening** One (1) ticket […]

HIFF 2016 Signature Programs Unveiled

The Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) is pleased to announce a selection of the Signature Programs for its 24th edition, taking place October 6-10, including Films of Conflict & Resolution, Compassion, Justice & Animal Rights, and the brand-new Air, Land & Sea program. “We are delighted to announce yet another year of incredible documentary, narrative and short […]

HIFF 2016 to Celebrate Variety 10 Actors to Watch

Today Variety announced their annual list of 10 Actors to Watch with “unlimited potential for bright careers,” an honor the publication has bestowed since 1998. In a collaboration now celebrating its fifth year, this dynamic group will be honored at the annual Hamptons International Film Festival this fall.  “The Hamptons International Film Festival has had the privilege of honoring rising […]