A Conversation With Annette Bening

HIFF25 is thrilled to announce that four-time Academy® Award-nominee (two-time Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award winner) and renowned actress Annette Bening will participate in A Conversation With… on Sunday, October 8, at 7:30pm at East Hampton Middle School, moderated by HIFF Board Member and actor Bob Balaban. Bening also stars in one of […]

HIFF 2014 Views From Long Island Announced; Bob Balaban Named Honorary Chairman

The end of summer is always bittersweet. While we’re sad to see those long, lazy beach days disappear, the silver lining is that HIFF is suddenly right around the corner: October 9-13. Today we are pleased to announce our selections for the Views from Long Island section, which focuses on local films and filmmakers with geographic […]

Slideshow: SummerDocs Screening of ‘Last Days of Vietnam,’ Dinner Honoring Bob Balaban

This past Saturday, director Rory Kennedy screened her latest film for the SummerDocs audience at Guild Hall of East Hampton. Last Days in Vietnam, which will debut in theaters this September before airing on American Experience on PBS, is a riveting documentary about the harrowing evacuation of Saigon in 1975. Following the screening, SummerDocs host Alec Baldwin moderated a conversation with Kennedy, film subject Colonel […]