HIFF25 Announces Audience Awards

The 25th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Audience Awards. Congratulations to all our award winners! The votes are counted, and the audience has spoken. HIFF25 audiences awarded MR & MRS ADELMAN, directed by Nicolas Bedos, with the Audience Award for Narrative Feature. Directed by Lisa Immordino Vreeland, LOVE, CECIL took home the Audience Award for […]

HIFF25 Presents Selections for the Oscar® for Best Foreign Language Film

Many of the films submitted for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar® at the 90th Annual Academy Awards will screen at HIFF25. No two pictures are the same, as they tackle topics ranging from personal memoirs and bad neighbors to social satires and family dramas. The art of storytelling through film is universal, and no matter what language a […]

HIFF25 Opening Night Film ‘Itzhak’ + Seven World Premieres

We are thrilled to announce that Opening Night for the 25th Anniversary Hamptons International Film Festival will feature the World Premiere of Alison Chernick’s compelling documentary ITZHAK. Seven other films will also have their World Premieres at HIFF25! ITZHAK chronicles the extraordinary life of Israeli violin virtuoso and conductor Itzhak Perlman. Perlman, an East End resident, will […]

SummerDocs: ‘Whitney. Can I Be Me’ on August 17 in Southampton

SummerDocs host (and HIFF Co-Chair) Alec Baldwin is back for the ninth year to present new and groundbreaking documentary filmmaking and thought-provoking stories to the East End. On August 17, SummerDocs heads to Southampton for the first time with WHITNEY. CAN I BE ME, an intimate and revealing portrait of the iconic superstar. Join us […]

SummerDocs: ‘Nobody Speak’ on July 8 at Guild Hall, 7pm

SummerDocs host (and HIFF Co-Chair) Alec Baldwin returns for the ninth year to present new and groundbreaking documentary filmmaking and thought-provoking stories to the East End. First up: NOBODY SPEAK: THE TRIALS OF A FREE PRESS is a timely thriller that examines the powder keg that is today’s media climate. Join us on Saturday, July 8, 7pm at Guild Hall! […]