‘The Piano’ Kicks off 25 Years: 25 Films Series

On Friday, February 17, HIFF kicks off the 25 Years: 25 Films series at Guild Hall with HIFF 1993 selection THE PIANO. The film took home three Oscars®—for Best Actress (Holly Hunter), Best Supporting Actress (Anna Paquin) and Best Original Screenplay (Jane Campion).  THE PIANO Friday, February 17 6:00pm (doors at 5:30) Guild Hall Tickets: […]

Winter Classic Rescheduled: ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

Update: Due to the January snowstorm, we rescheduled our Winter Classic screening. The new date is Saturday, February 25. HIFF is proud to present our annual Winter Classic screening at Guild Hall. Join us on February 25 for Alan J. Pakula‘s majestic 1962 drama, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, followed by a conversation between HIFF’s Co-Chair […]

Video: ‘Best of Enemies’ Q&A at SummerDocs

On July 11, the Hamptons International Film Festival kicked off the 7th annual SummerDocs screening series at Guild Hall, presented by TNT’s Public Morals. Following the screening of the smartly entertaining Best of Enemies, directors Morgan Neville (Oscar® winner for 20 Feet From Stardom) and Robert Gordon joined Dick Cavett (who appears in the film) and moderator Kurt Andersen on stage for a lively […]

Alec Baldwin to Host Winter Classic Screening: ‘The Searchers’ at Guild Hall on February 7

This Saturday, join host Alec Baldwin at Guild Hall of East Hampton for a special screening that will snap you right out of your slush-filled winter doldrums. Reverend Clayton: You wanna quit, Ethan? Ethan: That’ll be the day. Is John Ford‘s 1956 masterpiece The Searchers, starring the inimitable John Wayne, the best western of all time? So says Film School Rejects. And in […]

Final SummerDocs Screening: ‘The Overnighters’ on August 29

This 2014 SummerDocs season has been one to remember. It’s hard to believe it’s August already, and we only have one screening left: on Friday, August 29, join us at Guild Hall of East Hampton for The Overnighters, directed by Jesse Moss, who will join series host Alec Baldwin after the screening.  “After another year in which a SummerDocs selection […]