Listen to A Conversation With Dan Rather on Alec Baldwin’s ‘Here’s the Thing’

Actor Alec Baldwin hosts A Conversation With journalist Dan Rather at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor. (Matthew Eisman/Getty Images)

“What this film is about is: what has happened to the news, why it’s happened, how it’s happened, and why you should care.” – Dan Rather on TRUTH In case you missed it at #HIFF2015, A Conversation With Dan Rather​ is now available via Alec Baldwin​’s podcast, Here’s The Thing​. Download and listen now! At […]

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, […]

Slideshow: Final SummerDocs Screening of ‘Peace Officer’

David Nugent, director Brad Barber, subject Dub Lawrence, director Scott Lawrence, and Alec Baldwin. SummerDocs screening of 'Peace Officer,' August 28, 2015. Photo credit: Adriel Reboh.

On Friday, August 28, the Hamptons International Film Festival screened Peace Officer to close out the 2015 SummerDocs series, presented by TNT’s Public Morals. Following the screening of the powerful and timely film, directors Brad Barber and Scott Christopherson joined the subject of the film, William ‘Dub’ Lawrence, along with HIFF Artistic Director David Nugent and SummerDocs host Alec Baldwin, onstage for an in-depth Q&A. Before the screening, HIFF […]

Video: ‘Listen To Me Marlon’ Q&A at SummerDocs

David Nugent, Stevan Riley, and Alec Baldwin in Q&A following the HIFF SummerDocs screening of 'Listen to Me Marlon' at Guild Hall on August 1, 2015. Photo credit: Jennifer Meihofer

On August 1, our 7th annual SummerDocs screening series continued at Guild Hall, presented by TNT’s Public Morals. Following the screening of the intimate and evocative Listen To Me Marlon, director Stevan Riley (Fire in Babylon) joined HIFF Artistic Director David Nugent and series host Alec Baldwin on stage for a lively Q&A. Enjoy! Special thanks to Macquarie Group and Beach Magazine for their generous support of this evening. In case […]