The 2013 Hamptons International Film Festival, taking place October 10-14, is now open for submissions online through Withoutabox (https://www.withoutabox.com/
Films in the 2012 festival received 32 Oscar & 22 Golden Globe nominations, both record numbers for HIFF. These films included 3 Best Picture nominees, matching the Festival’s record total from 2010. The Festival also screened record 4 of the 5 Oscar Foreign Language nominees, 2 of the Best Documentary nominees, and a record 6 short film nominees. 2012 was also the 3rd year in a row that the Festival’s Audience Award winning film was nominated for Best Picture, with the last 2 year’s THE ARTIST and THE KINGS SPEECH eventually taking home the honors.
Recent guests of the Festival included many high-level industry members with the following company’s executives represented: The Weinstein Company (Co-Chairman), Sony Pictures Classics (Co- President) Paramount (SVP of Publicity), Pixar (Director of Worldwide Publicity), Fox Searchlight (SVP of Publicity) Magnolia (President & VP of Acquisitions), Disney (Vice President of East Coast Publicity), IFC Films (Director of Acquisitions), Kino, Cinetic, Film Forum, Paladin, Film Movement, Cavu, and many others.
Don’t miss your chance to submit to this highlight of the fall festival season. Upcoming Submission Deadlines are below:
Earlybird Deadline: April 8th
Regular Deadline: May 6th
Late Deadline: June 3rd
WAB Extended Deadline: June 17th