HIFF27: Opening Night Slideshow

Opening Night of the 27th Annual Hamptons Film Festival was spectacular!  Filmmakers, founders, board members, and film fans were rewarded for braving the weather in East Hampton. Before Executive Director Anne Chaisson and Artistic Director David Nugent officially opened the festival, HIFF Co-Chairs Alec Baldwin and Randy Mastro presented our Founding Chair Toni Ross with […]

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Rainy Days = Perfect Movie Weather

Grab an umbrella, don your galoshes, and pack a poncho—this weekend’s forecast calls for rain. While we can guarantee the movies at #HIFF27 will not disappoint, the weather is a different story. The perfect setting for marathon movie-watching, rainy days can also make waiting in line unpleasant, and we want you—our intrepid audience—to be prepared. […]

See it First in the Hamptons: World Premieres at HIFF27

There’s nothing quite like the very first public screening of a film… the anticipation of sitting in a darkened theater, being part of the first audience ever to have that particular shared experience. That will happen with seven features at this year’s festival, and we invite you to experience these World Premieres with the filmmakers, […]