HIFF Awards Announced!

HIFF 2015 Narrative Best Feature: RAMS

Congratulations to this year’s talented filmmakers! HIFF is proud to announce this year’s jury selections, and we are honored to celebrate all the winners’ fresh voices and vital work. The following awards were announced at Monday’s HIFF Awards Ceremony. See the entire list of HIFF 2015 Awards. HIFF Competition Awards Our Competitions Awards honor emerging directors from around the […]

Monday Snapshots: HIFF 2015 Award Winners, Alec Baldwin and INDIAN POINT, Alan Alda and BRIDGE OF SPIES

HIFF Artistic Director David Nugent with Alan Alda on the red carpet for the Closing Night Film BRIDGE OF SPIES at HIFF 2015. (Monica Schipper/Getty Images)

Monday was the last day of HIFF 2015, but the Festival was still going strong! In addition to the HIFF Awards Ceremony at the East Hampton Library, other highlights included Alec Baldwin and director Ivy Meeropol in an extended Q&A following INDIAN POINT and the Closing Night Film BRIDGE OF SPIES, with special guest Alan Alda! […]

Sunday Snapshots: Michael Moore, Emily Blunt, CAROL, SUFFRAGETTE & the Inaugural Awards Dinner

Actress Emily Blunt before her A Conversation With... event at HIFF 2015. (Getty Images)

Sunday at #HIFF2015 was star-studded! In addition to the A Conversation With… events with Michael Moore and Emily Blunt, many directors attended screenings of their films, including Todd Haynes (CAROL), Sarah Gavron (SUFFRAGETTE), Nancy Buirski (BY SIDNEY LUMET), and more! Also… our inaugural HIFF Awards Dinner was a rousing success! Congratulations to honorees Emily Blunt, […]

Monday at #HIFF2015: Discover New (Cinematic) Worlds!


It may be the last day of #HIFF2015, but that only means there’s still 20% of the program left to see! And today is another embarrassment of riches…  Closing Night Film: BRIDGE OF SPIES Starring Tom Hanks, Alan Alda, Mark Rylance and Amy Ryan, Steven Spielberg‘s BRIDGE OF SPIES is a dramatic thriller set against the backdrop of a series of historic […]

Saturday Snapshots: SPOTLIGHT, Olivia Wilde, Dan Rather, THE CHAMPIONS & More Premieres!

Actor Morgan Freeman with Actors to Watch Keith Stanfield, Bel Powley, Christopher Abbott, and Thomas Mann at the Variety 10 Actors to Watch panel and brunch. (Monica Schipper/Getty Images)

Saturday was a chock full day of screenings, red carpets, conversations and enthralled audiences. We hope you’ve been seeing some terrific screenings, and we look forward to seeing you again today!