HIFF 2016 Official Poster Features Artwork from John Alexander

This week we unveiled the official poster for the 24th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival, featuring a dynamic work by American artist John Alexander, based on his iconic work Ship of Fools. JOHN ALEXANDER, Ship of Fools, 2006-7, oil on canvas Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of James F. Dicke Family Every year, HIFF commissions a local artist to create artwork for […]

Final SummerDocs Screening: ‘A Perfect Candidate’

Don’t miss HIFF’s final SummerDocs screening of 2016! To close out summer, on Saturday, August 27, we’re revisiting a political classic: A PERFECT CANDIDATE is R.J. Cutler and David Van Taylor‘s barnstormer documentary about Oliver North‘s 1994 Senate campaign. A PERFECT CANDIDATE Saturday, August 27, 7:00 pm Guild Hall of East Hampton TICKETS Sometimes horrifying, often hilarious, A […]

Slideshow: ‘Betting on Zero’ at SummerDocs

On Saturday, August 6, HIFF screened BETTING ON ZERO for a sold-out crowd at the 2016 SummerDocs series at Guild Hall of East Hampton. Before the screening, generous HIFF supporters and special guests gathered for the annual celebration of SummerDocs, hosted by HIFF Co-Chair Alec Baldwin and Board members Mary Jane and Charles Brock, Pat Swinney and Lloyd Kaufman. Thanks to all who joined us—proceeds […]

You’re Invited: Reception to Support SummerDocs

This weekend, join HIFF for a reception to celebrate and support the annual SummerDocs series and other year-round initiatives. The event, hosted by HIFF Co-Chair Alec Baldwin and Board members Mary Jane and Charles Brock, Pat Swinney and Lloyd Kaufman, will take place prior to the SummerDocs screening of BETTING ON ZERO*, this Saturday, August 6. *Note: Tickets to the SummerDocs screening […]

Slideshow: ‘Author: The JT Leroy Story’ at SummerDocs

On Saturday, July 9, HIFF screened AUTHOR: THE JT LEROY STORY to kick off the 2016 SummerDocs series at Guild Hall of East Hampton. Following the screening of the literary and enigmatic film, director Jeff Feuerzeig joined HIFF Artistic Director David Nugent and HIFF Co-Chair Alec Baldwin onstage for an in-depth Q&A. Before the screening, HIFF supporters, Board members and special guests gathered for a delightful reception […]