HIFF Jr Heads East to Montauk!

Last Friday, Longtime HIFF Board member Linda Biscardi Fuller—who taught at East Hampton High School and Middle School for 35 years and has been instrumental in developing HIFF’s education programs—joined HIFF Jr. education and outreach manager Marissa Cangiolosi and headed east to Montauk School. Seventy-seven lucky 4th- and 5th-graders were treated to the red carpet experience at […]

HIFF Film Camp! Summer Student Filmmaking Workshops

Do you have a budding young filmmaker in your life? Channel his or her creative energy next summer by enrolling your young Scorsese or DuVernay in HIFF’s “film camp” for kids! For the tenth summer, HIFF will offer student filmmaking workshops in East Hampton and Southampton for students ages 8-15! Campers ages 8-11 and 12-15 make their own […]

Film Camp Returns to the Hamptons!

Do you have a budding young filmmaker in your life? Channel his or her creative energy this summer by enrolling your young Scorsese or DuVernay in HIFF’s “film camp” for kids! For the 9th year, HIFF will offer student filmmaking workshops this summer in East Hampton and Southampton for students ages 8-15! Campers ages 8-11 and 12-15 […]

Graduate of HIFF Student Summer Film Workshop Directs His Own TV Show!

Indigo Weston, a teenage alumnus of HIFF’s Student Summer Filmmaking Workshop, has become a certified TV director with Scratching the Surface, a new show for foodies on East Hampton’s Local Access station, LTV. Indigo says he is enjoying his current role and notes that HIFF’s Student Summer Film Workshop taught him “better shot composition, as […]

UN Partnership Extends HIFF’s Education Programs

HIFF announced today a new education partnership with the United Nations and the International Organization for Migration that will make its debut at the 2015 Hamptons International Film Festival and continue in local schools throughout the year. Focusing on the themes of migration, diversity, and social inclusion, students in East End schools will screen films selected by the […]