‘Best of Enemies’ Wins SummerDocs Audience Award


The votes have been tallied, and the results are in! The winner of the 2015 SummerDocs Audience Award, sponsored by Candescent Films, is Best of Enemies, directed by Morgan Neville and Robert Gordon. An encore screening will take place at the 2015 Hamptons International Film Festival. Told with insight, prescience, panache and humor, the award-winning Best of Enemies chronicles the groundbreaking series […]

Q&A: Geeta & Ravi Patel on the Unique Search for Love in ‘Meet the Patels’


Note: This interview originally ran during the 2014 Hamptons International Film Festival. Meet the Patels opens in select theaters on Friday, September 11, and in coming weeks. Find tickets, and follow the film on Facebook and Twitter. After a just-can’t-commit breakup, Indian-American comedian Ravi Patel throws in the towel and agrees to let his endearing parents […]

HIFF 2015 Passes & Packages Now Available


Want the best ticket selection for HIFF 2015 screenings, panels and more? Passes and packages are available now! Offering you the best access to films, panels, events, and more, some passes and packages also allow for early selection. Browse through our options for the 2015 Hamptons International Film Festival (October 8-12) below. Please note the Hamptons International […]

‘Youth’ to Screen HIFF 2015 Opening Night in Southampton


HIFF is delighted to announce that Youth, the latest film from Italian writer/director Paolo Sorrentino, will be the Opening Night film in Southampton at the 2015 Festival. Starring Academy Award® winner Michael Caine as Fred and Academy Award nominee Harvey Keitel as Mick, Paolo Sorrentino’s Youth explores the lifelong bond between two friends vacationing in a luxury […]

2015 Films of Conflict & Resolution Announced


Now in its 16th year at HIFF, the 2015 Conflict & Resolution (C&R) program includes both feature films and shorts, all of which recognize and celebrate films that deal with the complex issues and the human dramas associated with war and violence. The program, presented by the Tribeca Shortlist, recognizes one of the films in the series with a cash […]