Short Films are Long on Delight at HIFF 2016

Good things 100% come in small packages—to prove this adage, look no further than HIFF 2016’s diverse and award-winning short film lineup.  Divided into cohesive programs around various themes, you can’t go wrong, no matter which one (or several!) you choose.  CONFLICT & RESOLUTION SHORTS The Films of Conflict & Resolution program is dedicated to showcasing […]

HIFF 2016 Competition Titles Announced!

Discover thrilling new talent in our prestigious Competition section. Each year, the HIFF Awards honor emerging narrative and documentary directors with global perspectives, representing cinema’s next generation of innovative film artists. Juried by world-class filmmakers and industry professionals, these competitions represent the impressive, provocative premieres by cinema’s next wave of filmmakers. NARRATIVE FEATURE COMPETITION  THE […]

HIFF Awards Announced!

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

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! […]

HIFF 2014 Golden Starfish Awards Announced: ‘Gett’ and ‘The Special Need’ Named Best Features

Congratulations to our diverse group of winners! The following awards were announced at the 2014 Golden Starfish Awards Ceremony on October 13: Golden Starfish & Audience Awards | Zelda Penzel | Nussbaum | Rabinowitz | Barendrecht | Tangerine | Next Exposure | Conflict and Resolution | Sloan Foundation Golden Starfish Awards Our Golden Starfish Awards honor emerging directors from around the […]