Now Showing: Oscar®-Nominated Short Films

HIFF is delighted to once again offer audiences a chance to see the Academy Award® nominees in the categories of Best Animated Short Film, Best Live Action Short Film, and Best Documentary Short Film. For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered—Animated, Live Action and Documentary—this is […]

NOW SHOWING: ‘Maria By Callas’ on December 22 + 29

HIFF and Guild Hall are pleased to announce that the hit screening series NOW SHOWING will return later this month! On select Saturday nights, the series, curated by HIFF, features acclaimed first-run art house, independent, and world cinema in Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater. MARIA BY CALLAS Saturday, December 22 | 6pm | Tickets Saturday, December 29 | 6pm | […]

Meet the HIFF 2018 Jury

Narrative Jury The Narrative Jury bestows the award for Best Narrative Feature Film and Best Narrative Short Film. Geralyn Dreyfous Geralyn Dreyfous has a wide, distinguished background in the arts and participates on numerous boards and initiatives. She is the founder of the Utah Film Center and co-founder of Impact Partners Film Fund with Dan […]

Special Screening: ‘Jane Fonda in Five Acts’

Girl next door, sex icon, activist, fitness tycoon: Oscar®-winning actress Jane Fonda has lived a life marked by controversy, tragedy and transformation—and she’s done it all in the public eye. Directed and produced by award-winning documentarian Susan Lacy, JANE FONDA IN FIVE ACTS is an intimate look at one woman’s singular journey. Join HIFF on […]

‘Momentum Generation’: Surf Movie at Gurney’s

Join HIFF Artistic Director David Nugent and filmmaker Jeff Zimbalist for this very special, under-the-stars screening of MOMENTUM GENERATION—the surf world’s latest adrenaline-pumping documentary. The film will be preceded by a sunset cocktail reception overlooking the ocean on the deck at Gurney’s Montauk. Momentum Generation (directed by Jeff and Michael Zimbalist) Thursday, August 9 Reception 6:30pm | Film 8:30pm […]