21st Annual Screenwriters Lab a Virtual Success

2021 Screenwriters Lab: April 9-11 The 2021 HamptonsFilm Screenwriters Lab kicked off Friday evening, where participating fellows Charlotte Rabate, Lana Wilson, and Zoë Maltby, and mentors James Ponsoldt, Jesse Andrews, and Sara Colangelo gathered online for a welcoming round of introductions. This led into a virtual happy hour that had a number of past participants […]

Now Showing: Recommendations from the Screenwriters Lab

For over two decades, the HamptonsFilm Screenwriters Lab has championed the artistic visions of up-and-coming filmmakers from around the world. In honor of our 21st Lab this weekend, we created a watchlist of films that have roots in the Lab. Click the titles to watch now! SHORT TERM 12 by Destin Daniel Cretton (2011 Lab) […]

Now Showing: ‘ROSE PLAYS JULIE’

“There is no doubt about the chillingly accumulated potency and force of this movie, or the quality of the performances. It is a really powerful film and Brady’s final dialogue scene exerts a lethal grip.” — Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian We invite you to watch the Irish thriller ROSE PLAYS JULIE, beginning Friday.  ROSE […]

30 Oscar® Nominations for HIFF28 Films

HIFF28 films scored big with the 2021 Oscar® nominations, garnering 30 nods, including four Best Picture nominations: NOMADLAND, MINARI, SOUND OF METAL, THE FATHER: six nominations each ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI: three nominations HIFF28 Best Documentary COLLECTIVE: two nominations TIME: one nomination Of note, Chloé Zhao became the first woman of color to receive a Best […]

Thaw Fest: ‘THE PRODUCERS’ with Alec Baldwin in Q&A

HamptonsFilm is pleased to participate in the fourth annual THAW FEST, a Hamptons-wide monthlong festival to celebrate spring and promote the diverse range of cultural programs and institutions that make Eastern Long Island unique. On March 25, HamptonsFilm presented a conversation between HamptonsFilm Board Member Alec Baldwin and Artistic Director David Nugent about Mel Brooks’ […]