#HIFF25 Opening Night Slideshow

By all accounts, the World Premiere of ITZHAK provided one of the best Opening Night’s in HIFF’s 25-year history, as evidenced by the three (!) standing ovations following the film and the performance by Itzhak Perlman and former students from the Perlman Music Program. Before the screening, guests toasted the Silver Anniversary at Mulford Farm […]

HIFF25 Lifetime Achievement Award: Julie Andrews

The 25th Anniversary Hamptons International Film Festival honors Oscar®-winning stage and screen legend Julie Andrews with a Lifetime Achievement Award on October 7, 2017. Well known for her defining roles on stage in My Fair Lady and Camelot, and her classic screen performances in MARY POPPINS and THE SOUND OF MUSIC, the multitalented and award […]

New Dick Cavett Award Unveiled

With just ten days until HIFF25, the Festival today revealed a brand new annual award: The Dick Cavett Artistic Champion Award, which will honor a person who has supported the arts throughout his or her career and has made a significant impact and contribution within the industry. The inaugural award will be given to Emmy® Award-winning television […]

Slideshow: ‘ICARUS’ at SummerDocs

Saturday night our popular SummerDocs series wrapped up the summer with a bang, featuring the riveting and timely ICARUS at Guild Hall of East Hampton.  Before the screening, board members Mary Jane and Charles Brock, Pat Swinney and Lloyd Kaufman generously hosted a lovely garden reception with some special guests. After the movie, director Bryan Fogel and producer […]

SummerDocs: ‘Icarus’ at Guild Hall, August 26, 7pm

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 26, SummerDocs will round out the 2017 series with ICARUS, which uncovers the scope and unimaginable breadth of the Russian illegal doping scandal. Join us on Saturday, August […]