Friday at #HIFF25

Well, Opening Night was all that and more—three standing ovations for ITZHAK! Check out the slideshow. We hope you enjoyed your first day of movies. Friday is jam-packed with even more goodness, including the Friday Centerpiece film GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN, the Conflict & Resolution winner HONDROS, STRONG ISLAND, six (!) world premieres, including 11/8/16 and THE MISOGYNISTS, SUMMER 1993, and LOTS OF KIDS, A […]

HIFF25 Opening Night Film ‘Itzhak’ + Seven World Premieres

We are thrilled to announce that Opening Night for the 25th Anniversary Hamptons International Film Festival will feature the World Premiere of Alison Chernick’s compelling documentary ITZHAK. Seven other films will also have their World Premieres at HIFF25! ITZHAK chronicles the extraordinary life of Israeli violin virtuoso and conductor Itzhak Perlman. Perlman, an East End resident, will […]

See it First in the Hamptons! HIFF 2016 World Premieres

There’s absolutely nothing like being in the room when a movie screens for the very first time at a film festival—the anticipation, the excitement, the pure satisfaction on a filmmaker’s face when the credits roll and he or she faces the audience. And isn’t that what you’re looking for this weekend? This year at HIFF, we have four […]

Be the First to See These World Premieres at HIFF 2015!

Undoubtedly, one of the best parts of attending a film festival is the heightened anticipation and thrill of knowing you are a part of the audience for a film’s very first screening… their World Premiere. The director is on hand—often with cast, crew, friends and family—the excitement is palpable, and life goals are being realized, right in front of your eyes. You know you […]