That’s a Wrap on HIFF28!

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and ticketbuyers, all the filmmakers,
and our amazing staff for a
virtually terrific festival!

Latest Updates

Q&A with Mariana Saffon, Peter Macgregor Scott Memorial Award Winner

The winner of the inaugural Peter Macgregor Scott Memorial Award, which includes a $10,000 cash prize, is Mariana Saffon, director of ENTRE TÚ Y MILAGROS. The Peter Macgregor Scott Memorial Award: $10,000 ENTRE TÚ Y MILAGROS Directed by Mariana Saffon North American Premiere | Colombia | 2020 | Watch now The inaugural Peter Macgregor Scott Memorial […]

Poster Artist Bastienne Schmidt

HIFF is proud to announce that world-renowned artist Bastienne Schmidt’s Blue Horizon Grid, 2018 has been selected as the art for the 2020 Festival poster, continuing a 28-year tradition of celebrating the connections between fine art and cinema. A multi-media artist working with photography, painting, and large-scale drawings, Schmidt was born in Germany, was raised […]

A Conversation With… Kate Winslet, Leslie Odom, Jr., Steven Yeun

HIFF28 will include three intimate and wide-ranging conversations with actors starring in some of the Festival’s highly-anticipated films, all featured in our Virtual Cinema. You can watch beginning Friday, October 9, at 10am.  A Conversation With Kate Winslet Academy Award®–winning actress Kate Winslet has brought to life some of cinema’s most captivating and memorable roles. […]

HIFF28 Closing Night: ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI…

We’re thrilled to announce that our Closing Night Film for HIFF28 is Regina King’s directorial debut ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI…, starring Eli Goree, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Leslie Odom, Jr. and Aldis Hodge. Based on the award-winning play of the same name, the film tells the story of one evening in 1964 when four icons of sports, […]

HIFF28: NOMADLAND + World-Class Documentaries

In addition to the Closing Night film, today HamptonsFilm also announced four feature films in the lineup for the 2020 Hamptons International Film Festival. We hope you will join us October 8-14 for a mixture of Virtual Cinema and Drive-In screenings. “As we continue forward in these unprecedented times, we are delighted to add more […]